Mindset Shift: From Angry to Able
This class teaches students calming strategies through a read-aloud, discussion, and craft.
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In this class, students will learn calming strategies by listening to a read aloud, participating in a discussion, and making a glitter jar (optional). We will read and discuss the story Pause Power, where a child struggles with what to do when his “buttons” get pushed. We will then brainstorm a list of things that we can do when we get upset, such as taking deep breaths or journaling. At the end of class, students will have the opportunity to create their own glitter jar, using only 3...
Students will learn strategies for calming down when upset.
A narrow plastic container (an empty Voss water bottle works well, or something similar) Glitter Clear glue (can sub glycerin, karo syrup, or clear soap) A few drops of dish soap Optional (food coloring to match the glitter)
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
40 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Abby RiskeSpecializing in Early Literacy
200 total reviews
199 completed classes
Hi! My name is Abby Riske. I have worked as a teacher for 15 years and my biggest passion is teaching early literacy skills for ages 4-8. I have worked as a first grade classroom teacher as well as a Reading Recovery teacher. Reading Recovery is...