Pick a Box
Submitted by Donna Redfern of Cox/Collins Court Aged Care
Facility on March 10, 2002
Size: small to large
Equipment: 18 boxes numbered from 1 - 6 different colors
Trivia questions, 1 dice, Whiteboard to score.
Objective: To increase cognitive stimulation
Residents are divided into two teams A & B.
Flip a coin to see which team goes first
First team rolls dice and the number on the box is turned
over. A trivia question is asked and team is given a
point for the correct answer.
The next team rolls the dice and the number on the box
is turned over. Play continues until 12 of the boxes
are turned over. The team with the most points gets to
roll for pick a box.
Inserts in the boxes include instructions such as:
Recite the alphabet, Sing a song, You have one a prize.