July 2021: Patriotic

 

This month's Perfect Harmony music activities are filled with American pride! 

 

This month's songs:

  • God Bless America (singing and engaged discussion)
  • The Star-Spangled Banner (listening and engaged discussion)
  • You're a Grand Old Flag (movement)
  • This Land is Your Land (singing and engaged discussion)
  • Washington Post March (movement)

 

Video Resources:

 

Consider playing or viewing these videos on a Smart TV, computer, tablet, or mobile device. Keep in mind these general musical considerations in your set-up!

 

 

Activity Resources:

This is your one-stop-shop for activity outlines, lyric sheets and visual resources! We hope these will be helpful to care partners who are planning musical activities for those in their care.

 

We recommend printing the *Activity Outline to follow along with our video resources.

 

*activities, lyrics sheets and visual prompts all included in the packet

 

Additional Resources:

In addition to our activity resources, please reference our technology and activity tips, as well as our additional considerations for working with an individual with dementia and/or cognitive decline.

  

We also encourage you to follow our Spotify account and access our generational playlists as we continue to build helpful playlists with timeless songs that may resonate with those in your care.

 

 

Mark your Calendar:

So that you can plan ahead, preview our upcoming themes below!

 

  • August 2021 - Summer Fun
  • September 2021 - Glorious Food!

 

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