Lesson : Coping with Dementia


In this lesson we learn about dementia from a child’s point of view, as he grapples to understand his grandfather’s illness, and how to support him.

Cross-curricular links: Technology

Learning activities:

  • Learning how to relate to older people
  • Designing a device to help people with dementia retain their independence and keep them safe.
  • Reducing the risk of developing dementia
  • Musical memories