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July 2018 – December 2018

Day Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Morning Session

10.00am – 12.20

Cognitive Exercises

Quizzes and puzzles to challenge the brain, memory exercises, word finding – encouraging group inclusion and team work.

The News Quiz 

A weekly quiz which highlights items that have been in the world news. Good for recall and recognition and to promote discussion.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cognitive Exercises

Topical quizzes and cryptic puzzles to challenge the brain.

(alternating)

Exercise 

Seated exercise – gentle exercises and a relaxation element.

followed by word wheel

working on word finding and spelling skills, also learning new words and researching their meanings.

 

 

 

Alternating Yoga/relaxation with Caelia

and

Cognitive Exercises

Quizzes and puzzles to challenge the brain and to encourage group inclusion, tolerance and discussion.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Exercise / Relaxation

Circuit training, seated exercise & gentle exercises and a relaxation element.

The News quiz

A weekly quiz which highlights items that have been in the world news, good for memory recall and recognition.

Or

BITESIZE:

Topical quizzes, discussions and crosswords

and

Think BIG

For cognitive deficits, ie memory, concentration, planning, problem solving.

LUNCH 12.20 – 1pm

Afternoon Session

1.00pm – 3.30pm

Cognitive Team Games

Word quiz, number games, Linkee, Quirkle. Tension

(alternating)

Jewellery making

With volunteer Bridgette. Making bracelets, necklaces and more, helping to improve dexterity and concentration.

 

 

 

 

Interactive games

Scrabble, Rummikub,

One to one puzzle making

Cognitive IT games

Interactive cognitive work using learning apps on the day centre ipad, also helping to gain and refine IT skills

 

 

 

 

 

Cognitive Games

ie Linkee, Tension,  ‘Who am I?’ a game testing your descriptive skills for everyday items and helps with word finding and communication.

(alternating)

Arts and crafts

With volunteer Bridgette, learning new skills and working on concentration whilst creating craft items that can be sold at our Open Day or Fayres.

 

 

The News Quiz

and

Interactive Games

Blockbusters, Scattegories, Tension, Scrabble, etc

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If individuals identify alternative aims and goals to the programme above Headway Folkestone will endeavour to support with alternative activities