Each week I do a read aloud that shows the profile and attitude of the week and then hang it using a zip lock baggie stapled to my bulletin board for the kids to see. We also write why the book shows this and staple it next to the baggie. You could use this strategy for anything- writing traits, etc.
Dementia Books: When Your Parent Becomes Your Child: A Journey of Faith Through My Mother’s Dementia. At first, Ken Abraham wrote off his mother’s changes in behavior as quirks that just come with old age. There was memory loss, physical decline, hygiene issues, paranoia, and uncharacteristic attitudes. He soon realized that dementia had changed her life—and his familiy’s—forever.