:: Group General Men Women Alzheimer Low Function
Touch and Identify Cart
|Description : -Goal of Activity: To awaken the residents' sense of touch by Noel Martinez|
|Materials : Three deep
empty tissue boxes with the hole cut big enough to fit a human hand
Three objects of different shapes, sizes, and textures.
|Instructions : If the resident chooses to participate, place one tissue box at a time, in front of the resident.
Guide the resident to place their hand inside and feel the objects, one at a time. They must guess what the object is.
Also, guide the resident to describe what they feel, even if he/she cannot guess it.
If they do not guess the object pull it out of the box and show the resident, and explain what it is.|
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