31st October 2017
My groups love to do songwriting activities. A favorite thing to do is rewrite lyrics to a familiar song. Here are some examples. O Pumpkin Pie (to the tune of O Christmas Tree)...
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This is both an art activity and a games activity. For an afternoon of fun, turn the game into a team tournament - winners get a treat losers get a trick.
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Boo! It's Halloween! A great activity that I've done with my group before is called "The Double O Game". We try to list as many words as we can that have a double O in them.
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Lovely wall art for all occasions! Video instructions included.
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Halloween is a wonderful excuse for a theme day! Decorate your facility inside and out with black cats, carved pumpkins, spiders on walls, ghosts hanging from the ceiling, and other spooky decorations.
Gorgeous and simple Halloween broom decorations made with herbs! A lovely activity for seniors.
Everyone loves a quiz! Here's another fun one for Halloween.
Reminiscing trivia for seniors - a summary of some famous witches from mythology, film and tv.
Another fun recipe for Halloween. Easy to make in a group setting.
Make a delicious pumpkin pie to enjoy on Halloween!
Superstitions are widespread and every culture have their own. Plan a 'Superstition Bash' event to discuss and explore superstitions from around the world. The elderly will enjoy recalling and reminiscing about superstitions from their childhood.
Here is an easy way to make your own hanging or standing ghosts for Halloween. Video instructions included.
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Here's a fun Halloween-inpsired maze!
We are making and decorating our shoes for table decorations.
Thanks for sharing this activity Kerry! (Sourced from http://www.skiptomylou.org/)
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Make these beautiful vases to decorate dining tables, mantel pieces and window sills or place in the bedrooms of participants.
Here's a fun Halloween quiz for seniors to enjoy. Consider screening the 1991 film 'The Adams Family' following this quiz!
Here is a craft activity for Halloween using recyclable materials.
These are easy to make decorations using egg cartons.
Celebrate Halloween with this word search!
A fun Halloween craft activity using recycled egg cartons.
Halloween styled table decorations!
Here's a poem to help you celebrate Halloween.
Here's a ghouls and ghosts themed Find-A-Word to enjoy on Halloween.