How to Add More Floor Games
to your Activity Program
While exercise is a must for seniors, it can be difficult to get residents in the mood to get moving. It can be much easier with the incorporation of fun, floor games. Here are a few ways to add interesting floor games to your activity program:
Challenge your residents with fun sporting games.
- Archery/Dart Ball
Eliminate afternoon boredom or afternoon naps in your facility
by creating physical events after lunch.
- Balloon Volleyball
- Balloon Tennis
- Baseball Catch
- Bean Bag Toss
Set up tournaments to appeal to your residents' competitiveness.
- Bocce Ball
Invite the grandkids for fun intergenerational activities,
in which they can help grandma and grandpa.
- Parachute Games
- Soccer Kicks
Don't forget to plan seasonal carnivals for residents
to play interactive games.
Incorporate floor games into your daily Exercise Class.
- Bounce Pass
- Ping Pong
- Frisbee Throw
Provide games that correspond with the special events
that you are celebrating.
- Kentucky Derby Horse Racing Dice Game
- Harvest Gourd Bowling