Deal positively with your anger and maintain respectful relationships. Use Chill Skills In a Jar to promote group discussions about healthy ways to deal with anger. Individuals can also use the cards to learn calming strategies for tense or difficult situations.
Perfect for use in classrooms, advisory groups, after-school programs, teams, and youth groups.
The four different kinds of cards are:
Interest Level: Ages 8 & up
Includes: 101 cards, 3" recyclable plastic screw-top jar
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