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Match The Sayings Set 2. 30 more well known sayings to muse and match. Includes easily recognisable favourites such as: Every cloud/has a silver lining and many more. Large, chunky tactile pieces that are fully washable. Great reminiscence game for older care home residents or for anyone with a sight impairment.
SKU: MTS2
£34.99

Activity Ideas:

  • Lay the tiles face down and play like a game of 'Pairs' - players select two at random - if they match then have another go, if not replace (but try to remember where they were).
  • Keep the tiles in the bag and pull one out at a time. Say the part-sentence and see if others can finish it. This may be the end or the beginning.
  • Extend the activity by selecting a phrase and seeing how many different words players can make from it.

Match The Sayings© has proved such a popular activity for older people both with and without dementia, that we have produced a Set 2 for you.

30 more favourite, traditional proverbs and similes to trigger memories and get the conversation going. Sayings include:

Every cloud/has a silver lining, A problem shared/is a problem halved,

Once bitten/twice shy, As tough as/old boots, As old as/the hills.

Set includes: 30 sayings to match on durable plastic with large print lettering. Answer card. Drawstring storage bag.

Size: Tiles: (l) various x (w) 3cm x (h) 0.3cm. Bag: (l) 33cm x (w) 24cm.

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