"Turtle" is a technique used in the Preschool PATHs curriculum to help students learn to calm down.
Teaching 4-Year-Olds To Feel Better
Instead of grounding them for a period of time, try this!
How to get kids to pick up their stuff without nagging, yelling or pleading...some strategies for you!
Every Mom’s House Needs This Sign My parents had a way of using their tones of voices to convey these quite nicely. Orange was about where the middle name was invoked.
Lessons for My Kids by @LetMeStart Kim Bongiorno
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Life Skills for Kids ages 2-18 (the stuff they don't teach you in school!). Agreed!
I use a few of these, and they're useful. Now to use the others!
Cleaning Up With The Kids vs. Without The Kids.