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.
L Is for Listening
Show the pupils the ‘L is for Listening’ poster and talk through the fllowing points:
- Sometimes when we feel angry it can help us to calm down if we listen to calm and gentle music.
- We can also learn to listen to our own thoughts and feelings so that we can pre-empt conflict.
- Learning how to listen can also help us support our friends and keep our friendships positive.
Ask the pupils to consider the following questions in a Circle Time session:
- What music calms you down?
- How do you know when someone is really listening to you?
- How can you show that you are listening to your ...