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.
H Is for Helping Yourself
Show the pupils the ‘H is for Helping Yourself’ poster and talk through the following points:
- Although other people can help us with our anger, it is also vital that we learn to develop our own strategies.
- Everyone can learn safe ways to manage angry feelings.
- There are times when we will need to express anger and we need to know how to do this safely if we are to remain safe and healthy. For instance, not showing anger can lead to stress and ill-health just as showing anger in a negative way can.
Ask the pupils to consider the following questions in a Circle Time ...