Thumball is a soft stuffed ball to throw, roll, or pass in a circle or randomly. Catch it! Look under your thumb. Respond to the prompt. Kids absolutely love this interactive tool that will get them talking and sharing. Without even knowing it, you will be encouraging the use of interpersonal skills including taking turns, eye contact, listening, responding, valuing similarities and respecting individual differences.
Players read and respond to prompts about mindfulness. Topics include self-calming, insightfulness, irrational thoughts, self-awareness, believe & achieve and "The Present Is a Gift"
Under your thumb examples:
Players respond to prompts on this ball around the topic of empathy. They are encouraged to discuss how to stand in someone else's shoes show good listening and make skilful statements to others as they experience any of several emotions. The Thumball offers a fun way for students to discuss the topic of empathy which affects them personally socially and academically. Empathy training should be a fundamental part of any anti-bullying program. When students learn to better understand and appreciate the feelings and perspectives of others they become less... More info
*No refund on this item: Was: $21.20* *Reduced by 20% - Now $16.95* When Miranda Peabody and her friends decide that Marysara Brownington is the lunchroom spy of Mountain Stream Elementary School they launch a campaign to let everyone at school know she is not to be trusted! Through gossip Emails and spy reports Marysara is portrayed as someone who is mean and sneaky. It is only with the help of some wise adults that Miranda and her friends recognize the role of good judgment and the importance of... More info
Princess Priscilla is excited to show off her new colour-changing mood ring. While wearing this amazing ring around her waist, she buzzes through her day focusing on her feelings in a brand new way. In the story, Princess Priscilla experiences many feelings and her mood ring changes colours to show each one. Each time she sees a colour change, she uses one of her skills to make sure she manages her mood. At the end of the day, Priscilla uses the colours from her mood ring throughout the day... More info