Hands on Tote Art Project. A great intergenerational activity with older children, using skills to trace, color and cut under the supervision of senior residents or staff. This activity promotes teamwork and creates a special bond between seniors . Oct 03, · The need to engage older adults is great and the benefits are clear. Peishan Yang, a professor at National Taiwan University who is known as “the Dr. Gene Cohen of Taiwan,” reported the results of.