- Butcher Paper
- Paint Brushes
- Cups of water and napkins (to clean paint brushes)
Tell the patients that they are going to make an Easter Banner to decorate their unit. Give them the supplies and have them talk about how they are going to decorate it. Let the patients drive this activity and just watch for anything inappropriate. All of my groups loved this!
Teamwork: what did they do to work together? Did a leader come out among them?
Communication: where there any problems with communication? How did they clear these up?
Expressing self with others: how can we express ourselves but still be part of a team?
What are other ways that you would do this activity?
How would you discuss this activity?
What other Easter activities have you done with patients?
More Easter Activities
Origami Easter Eggs
Easter Puppet Bunnies