Sharing thoughts at Lindisfarne
Twelve of our fabulous Year 5 Dementia Friends were lucky enough to go to a local care facility to chat with some of the residents. After our recent training, pupils were experts in making conversation with those who are living with the condition.
Mrs Peters accompanied the children and came back with some excellent praise! Our pupils behaved exceptionally and were brilliant when chatting with the residents.
On Thursday 17th January, Kate from Equal Arts came in to run Dementia Awareness Training with our Year 5 class. During the morning she spoke about what dementia is and how we can help understand how people are feeling who have dementia. All of our Year 5 pupils are now trained Dementia Friends ... the 5 key messages are: