An ideal resource for primary teachers, this practical resource helps children understand anger and identify links with other emotions with an interactive program using 26 elements. They will learn skills to effectively manage their anger with activities and exercises.
New to this edition is: Information on recent initiatives on anger management in schools; Models and top tips for coping with anger; New activities and ideas; Further information for young children aged 5-9
This instructional guide for teachers comes with photocopiable worksheets and activities suitable for both group and individual work for the whole-class which are available to download online.
The Need for ‘Anger Management’
In order to be successful learners in today's busy and demanding learning contexts, children and young people need to be able to work co-operatively with others, showing genuine empathy and the ability to communicate their own needs and feelings effectively. They need to be good listeners and to be able to effectively resolve differences and cope with conflict without losing control of what can sometimes be described as uncomfortable and strong feelings. This is a real challenge and possibly a life-long challenge for many of us. For teachers and those in the caring professions who work with young people, there is also an ongoing challenge to provide appropriate opportunities for the development of these skills. However, effectively managing strong and ...