Behaviour management "Calm down" is a phrase that we all use, especially with kids when experiencing intense emotions. Here are some alternative phrases that just might yield better results, and an action plan to put them in place.
Mindfulness--teaching and training your mind to slow down and focus on the simple things in life.Helps to relieve anxiety, stress.Deep breathing and bringing the mind back to silent chant of 'Om' is quite helpful
Addressing spirituality with children is different than addresing spirituality in adults, and it can start with mindfulness. I thought this article was great because it provides free, printable worksheets of activities to facilitate mindfulness with child
Brag tags will change the culture of your classroom. By promoting, rewarding, and encouraging positive behavior you will see an increase in your students' efforts on both a academic and social level. This post provides links to 15 different sets of brag t
Organizing Centers in the Early Childhood Classroom