Activities for adults with learning disabilities : having by Helen Sonnet

By Helen Sonnet

This important source for individuals operating with adults with studying disabilities offers over 60 periods of enjoyable and interesting actions that goal to entertain and stimulate the minds of individuals with studying disabilities.

The periods are divided into forms of job together with cookery, arts and crafts, drama and dance, and outdoors occasions. A accomplished number of different and stress-free actions, this functional booklet additionally comprises helpful the right way to make sure that classes run easily. the entire actions are attempted and proven by way of skilled practitioners and contain a key advising the extent of aid required, wheelchair consumer suitability and any comparable well-being and questions of safety concerned.

perfect to be used in social golf equipment or residential houses, this is often an important source for execs and volunteers operating with adults with studying disabilities.

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Cover vegetables with boiling water and simmer for about 25 minutes, until soft. 5. Liquidise in a food processor, or use a potato masher. 6. Transfer into the clean saucepan, and add water to give required consistency. 7. Cooks can use teaspoons to taste the soup and decide if salt and pepper are required. (remind cooks not to put their teaspoons back into the soup once they’ve tasted it using them). 8. Whilst the soup is being cooked and processed, the participants can butter the bread rolls to go with it.

They then cut this out and stick it in the appropriate box on their sheet of paper. It may be a good idea to suggest that each team member looks for a different item to save time. 6. The team that completes all their boxes first is the winner. 2. The ‘Find the person’ race This activity is similar to the one above. 1. Before the session, cut out a selection of pictures of people from magazines. You will need at least ten for each table. 2. Cut each figure into three: head, torso and legs. 3. Jumble the body parts up and place in the centre of the table.

Group members who cannot read can usually recognize a symbol. Encourage the participants to think of a symbol that others would associate with them. 5. Attach a safety pin to the back of the card with duct tape. 6. You can then, if you want, get the participants to hold a name badge show and take turns to parade in front of everyone, wearing their name tag. 45 Ac t i v i t i e s f o r a d u lt s w i t h l e a r n i ng d i s a b i l i t i e s Art competition Art competitions are a popular way of generating an opportunity for the members of your organization to show off and feel proud of their own work.

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