Course curriculum

  • 2

    Autumn

    • Autumn themed activities

    • WORD COUPLETS cold-warm - EASY

    • WORD COUPLETS cold-warm

    • WORD COUPLETS cold-warm

    • Playlist of songs for Autumn

    • #FruityFriday

    • Scarecrows

  • 4

    Well Dressing

    • Well Dressing in Derbyshire

    • Arts & Crafts

    • Reminiscence

    • Wishing Well

  • 5

    National Fishing Month - Take a friend fishing initiative.

    • Fishing Club

    • Food First Activity

    • Fishing

    • Celebrate with a Fish & Chip Supper

    • Make a fishing game with residents

    • ​Memory Box Fishing Theme

    • Card Game

    • On-line Fishing Games

  • 6

    Commit to Knit ***NEW***

    • Knitting as Therapy

    • Knitting for Charity ***NEW***

  • 7

    Sourdough September

    • Making a sourdough starter

  • 8

    BBC Proms

    • Set the scene

  • 9

    Scottish Food and Drink Fortnight (Usually takes place in August)

    • Snack time suggestions

    • Scottish Themed Activities

  • 10

    Love Lamb Week

    • Food First Activities

  • 11

    Zero Waste Week

    • Intergenerational Activity

  • 12

    Festival of Learning - Have a go month

    • Let's celebrate adult learning ***NEW***

  • 13

    British Food Fortnight

    • Traditional British Foods

    • Celebrate with a Fish & Chip Supper

    • A4 Fish & Chips Supper Posters

    • Afternoon Tea

    • Afternoon Tea Posters

    • How to plan A Very British Afternoon Tea

  • 14

    Seed Gathering Season

    • Tree Seeds Word Scramble

  • 15

    Back to School ***NEW***

    • Playground Memories

    • School days Reminiscence

    • Word Games

  • 16

    Calendar Adjustment Day

    • A little history club conversation

  • 17

    World Letter Writing Day

    • How to get involved

  • 18

    Sir William Lyons

    • Reminiscence - Cars

    • Games and retro toys

  • 19

    National Read a Book Day

    • Getting together

    • Flowers - 4 Book Marks - colouring

  • 20

    Teddy Bear Day

    • How to celebrate

  • 21

    World Chocolate Day

    • World Chocolate Day Film posters

    • Activities for World Chocolate Day

  • 22

    World Play Doh Day

    • Sensory activity

  • 23

    International Talk like a Pirate Day

    • Activities for International Talk like a Pirate Day

    • Pirate Games

  • 24

    Elephant Appreciation Day

    • Colour the elephant booklet

  • 25

    World Maritime Day

    • Music

    • Movie Night

    • Food First Activities

    • Rocking

    • Maritime What's Missing_ Game

  • 26

    Michaelmas Day

    • Food First Activities

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    Next Steps...

    • Before you go...

What people say about Bright Copper Kettles CIC

  • Musical Moments

    @BCKuk is a must for any care activity coordinator out there.

  • Shedfield Lodge

    We would recommend @BCKuk to any care home/activity coordinator if you're scratching your head for ideas/inspiration or if, like us, you just want to add to what you are already doing.

  • Myography UK

    Bright Copper Kettles - fantastic information for care activity coordinators...

  • Lady Tracey Cole

    Great for activity ideas and planning events all year.. Highly recommended.

  • Emma Swales

    What a great support for activity supporters and instructors thank you

Course Instructor

Founder of Bright Copper Kettles CIC

Caroline J Benham

Caroline has past experience as an activity coordinator in both the corporate world and in the private care home sector. She is a qualified dementia care trainer and has enjoyed delivering related care home training courses to a wide variety of customers.

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