September 2021: Oh the Places We'll Go

 

Let's take a trip around the United States and explore cities through song!

 

This month's songs:

  • Meet Me in St Louis (Singing and engaged discussion)

  • Do You Know the Way to San Jose? (Movement)

  • Viva Las Vegas (Listening and engaged discussion)
  • New York, New York (Singing and engaged discussion)

  • Georgia On My Mind (Listening and engaged discussion)

 

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:

  • October 2021 - A Change in the Weather
  • November 2021 - Golden Age Musicals
  • December 2021 - Holidays!

 

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