Duration 45 minut
Type of activity Main activities
Suitability Without limits
older greeting cards samples (for discussion purposes)
thicker white paper for greetings (preferably already cut out in the folded shape for greeting)
color pens and pencils
magazines and papers with holiday pictures and images. Other available arts and crafts supplies: stamps
Learn about how people in the past used to wish each other well on holiday cards, discuss images used on holiday cards (other values, different designs, etc.), incorporate the acquired knowledge by making own greeting cards for each other.
Understanding and relationship building
The activity promotes the understanding and appreciation of the attitudes, opinions, and experiences which different generations bring to the relationships, understanding and avoiding generational stereotypes and fostering tolerance of different lifestyles and an appreciation for cultural heritages, traditions and histories.
Intergenerational learning and skill sharing
The activity promotes learning and skill sharing among younger and older generations. It involves the sharing of positive resources that the young and old have to offer each other, especially the experience with novelties of modern times and valuable life lessons as well as cultural and familiar traditions.