The Emotions Express
Boris is emotional... Are emotions controllable or do emotions control you? Dave and Boris talk about healthy ways of expressing themselves without imploding. In this lesson children will learn self-monitoring and how to express their emotions in a constructive manner.
Materials Required: pencil and paper
Age Group: Early Elementary/KS1
This lesson cross references the SEL Core Competency: 'Management.'
This lesson cross-references with B-SMS 2. from the ASCA Mindset and Behavior Standards.
MW3 : how to recognise and talk about their emotions, including having a varied vocabulary of words to use when talking about their own and others’ feelings.
MW4 : Mental Wellbeing - how to judge whether what they are feeling and how they are behaving is appropriate and proportionate.
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Boris's knees have gone red hot... In this lesson Dave and Boris explore impulse control, self discipline, and how to effectively manage negative emotions.
Materials Required: pencil and paper (colored pencils optional)
Age Group: Late Elementary/KS2
This lesson cross references the SEL Core ...