Narrated Story, Lesson Plans and Reproducible Worksheets Included on CD
This is a cleverly written tale that allows the young reader to grasp the concept of where anger is and how to 'let it out' in appropriate ways. The author effectively illustrates what happens inside the body when anger is suppressed and leads the reader to understand why it is important to express all feelings in a healthy way. Following the story are several lesson plans discussion questions and reproducible worksheets that can be used by an adult to help add breadth depth and personalization to this story for children.
In this story a young girl named Sam has anger growing inside her after the break-up of her parents. She is uncomfortable and scared to 'let out' her angry feeling so it keeps growing. Sam tries several creative ways to hold Anger down but Anger doesn't go away and keeps causing her troubles. Eventually Sam learns how Anger is different from her other emotions and she uses her words to appropriately let Anger out.
This book is an excellent tool for counsellors, therapists, teachers, mentors and parents. It can be used to help children identify and resolve some of their more intense emotions preventing them from leading happy and successful lives. Lesson plans and activity pages are included.
Author: Karen Biron-Dekel
This unique and invaluable book provides eighty easy-to-follow strategies suggestions and activities for dealing with different kinds of challenges educators face when attempting to communicate and work with some parents. Included are helpful insights to help you understand why some parents may seem particularly challenging to professional educators. Then eighty strategies are offered on how to work with parents who have: Anger and Hostility Inconsistent Parenting Styles Anxieties A Project Blaming Approach Emotionally Withdrawn Behaviour Lack of Follow-Through Mental Health Issues An Oppositional Disposition Reluctance to Own Responsibilities Alcohol/Drug Problems... More info
*No refund on this item: Was: $18.35* *Reduced by 20% - Now $14.65* Counsellors, parents and teachers will find this book to be one of the most unique thought-provoking practical and somewhat unconventional guides they've ever picked up. It is based on recent research that tells us that a person's grit (hard work, determination, perseverance) combined with good soft (social) skills are better predictors of future success than IQ grade point averages and standardised test scores. Although the book focuses on several serious topics it is filled with humour short... More info
The Big Red Bird is a delightful caring feathered friend. In this story, she becomes very upset after she notices some children yelling, arguing and name calling at one another. But the The Big Red Bird knew a wonderful skill to help herself calm down so she could think better about doing the right thing. Then she teaches the children how to use this skill using some of her red feathers. This book provides a fun, unforgettable way children can improve their self-regulation when they are upset, or... More info