You’re never too old to play! In this book, experienced practitioner Lorraine George provides a supportive guide for early years settings on how to develop effective community engagement through intergenerational practice. Old and young may experience many benefits from learning new skills together, feeling an increased sense of purpose and positive attitude towards the other, while developing tolerance, emotional intelligence and social skills.
Alongside 50 creative activities, you will find practical support for the initial planning stage, ideas on how to structure sessions, guidance on your role, as well as the expected learning outcomes for children and older adults, extension ideas, and advice on monitoring and evaluation. Contains 69, A4 pages.