Music and Science Activities
"I believe Science for Seniors is a exceptional program, cost effective and will entertain residents while teaching them scientific facts," Carla Fahrini, LPN, ADPC, Ohio RAP Board of Trustees.
Guitar with Gloria is one hour of musical memories based on the popular favorites of your residents! Hand held instruments and large print songbooks are included.
Science for Seniors is one hour that brings answers to life's mysteries such as how the solar system formed, lets residents hold unusual real world items such as a shark jaw, a meteorite, a 30 million year old fossil and always a resident participant safe experiment such as model volcanoes and a polar bear experience.
Science for Seniors - the book - $28 - First Place Winner of NCCAP Best Practice Awardrd
Science for Seniors, the book, published by Idyll Arbor Inc., has earned a 2013 National Mature Media Award of Merit! $28 - credit cards accepted!
Science for Seniors, the book, has over 50 topics from plants to planets and polar bears to solar energy, and gives the reader the information on how to set-up a one hour program, how to research a topic, trivia, video and book suggestions and for every topic a safe easy step by step experiment that demonstrates a real scientific fact! Order at: firstname.lastname@example.org
ebook version available at:
Science for Seniors book review "I'm definitely a fan of yours. I bought your Science with Seniors and my residents love the activities.I'd like to buy your new book (Going Places)because we always do 'ports of call' and visit other countries on a monthly basis.I also belong to the the Ontario Activity Professionals of Ontario. We have yearly conferences. I would love to have you come to Canada sometime.Thanks again for providing such great resources,"Eileen Berardini | Lifestyle & Programs ManagerCHARTWELL Harwood Retirement Residence
240 Old Harwood Avenue, Ajax, ON
Gloria has a BA from Temple University, Activity Director Certification from the National Certification Council for Activity Professionals, Activity Consultant - Board Certification from the National Association of Activity Professionals and is a Certified Dementia Practitioner from the Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners.
Gloria has spoken in over 20 states and in Canada as a speaker at local, state, national and international healthcare conventions. Call or email today to arrange to bring Science for Seniors to your next event! 610-209-0964 - Guitarwithgloria@yahoo.com
"Gloria is a knowledgeable and enthusiastic speaker and keeps the attendees engaged," Debbie Bouknight, SCAPA Professional Development Chair.
"Gloria's sessions provide a wealth of knowledge and resources. She is a positive asset within her profession," Marilyn Radatz, MS, CTRS, New Jersey/Eastern PA TR Association.
Upcoming 2016 Professional Presentations!
September 21 - Illinois Activity Professionals - Science for Seniors
September 26 - Kansas Activity Professionals Science for Seniors and Math Game sessions
October 11 - NJ - Science for Seniors
October 20 - Ontario Activity Professionals -Toronto, Canada - Going Places
October 27-28 Michigan Activity Professionals - full day seminar Science for Seniors, Going Places,and Math Magic, The following day sessions on Sensory Science and Music and Memories
November 8 - NJEPA - Science for Seniors and Going Places
November 16 - Maryland CTRS - Going Places
2017 - South Carolina Activity Professionals - Going Places Travel Program
March 8, 2017 - PCADV - Music and Memories
June 20, 2017 - NJ - Going Places
October 11, 2017 -Lehigh Valley Activity Professionals- Science for Seniors
Stay tuned for more locations!!
* Bring live music to your residents with Guitar with Gloria. Guitar music, large print themed songbooks, and handheld instruments for residents of independent, assisted living, personal care, long term care and memory communuties in PA, NJ and DE. Call today: to schedule a one hour sing-a-long.
* Bring the magic of live hands on science experiments to your community with Science for Seniors. One hour topics on birds, weather, butterflies, mammals, rock and minerals and more along with fun trivia, hand held objects including a meteorite from Mars, volcanic rock from the ocean floor and 3 million year old fossils along with a live safe real science experiment. Call today: 610-209-0964and book yout science program for PA, NJ and DE.
* Located in another state and want to do Science for Seniors in your community? This nationally trademarked program is available in easy to use book format, as a download booklet at Barnes and Noble's NOOK and as an 8 credit NCCAP approved course! See below:
*Science for Seniors, the 277 book provides ready to use safe, fun easy experiments, trivia and more using every day items to create activity programs on topics from oceans to volcanoes and from how snow flakes form to the origins of the solar system. $28 - postage included. (Available as an ebook at Barnes and Noble and Amazon.)
Fees - Music starts at
$100 and Science for
Seniors starts at
$130 for live on-site
at your community.
By email - GuitarwithGloria@yahoo.com
Gloria's online NCCAP approved CEU courses in Science for Seniors; Music and Memories; Transport to Adventure Travel program; Power of the Press and Activities that WORK for People with Dementia at:raronline.org