Can You Find it? Nature Box Description
Can You Find it? Nature Box is a 1:1 cognitive and reminiscence activity for the person living with the early to mid stages of dementia.
This portable plastic box with tray contains nature items and is a resource for sorting and identification, utilising word and number recognition, recognition of familiar objects that may aid conversation and reminiscence around a familiar hobby of bush walking or beach combing.
Items include 6 sea shells of different sizes, shapes and colours; 5 pebbles of different sizes, shapes and colours, 7 gum nuts and seed pods of various types and size; an artificial bottle brush flower; a small pine cone, a large pine cone or cuttlefish bone; a starfish or sea urchin shell; 4 feathers, one piece of driftwood and one piece of cut branch.
Plastic storage box also contains instructions card with ideas for selecting, sorting and matching items, and 12 laminated sorting and matching sheets to use with the objects in a higher level activity.