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.
Session 13: M Is for Move It
Poster Discussion | 5 Minutes
Show the pupils the ‘M is for Move It’ poster and talk through the following points:
- Sometimes when we feel angry we can help ourselves by letting out the frustration.
- This frustration may take the form of physical energy.
- Taking exercise can help to release angry feelings and reduce levels of stress.
Questions for Circle Time | 15 Minutes
Ask the pupils to consider the following questions in a Circle Time session:
- What is your favourite exercise?
- Which exercise helps you let out your anger?
- Which kind of exercise would not help you to let out your anger?
Worksheet | 15 Minutes
Ask the pupils to complete the worksheet ‘Move It!’ It may be helpful, ...