Musical activities can help children learn self-regulation, the ability to regulate thoughts, feelings, and actions. Even Donald Duck uses music to regulate his emotions. Perhaps he should have tried a Kindermusik class, too. Self Control Videos, Donald O'Connor, Donald Ducks, Control 1938, Anger, Youtube, Donald Self Control Ang, Selfcontrol
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First, he blows some bubbles and, as expected, the kids all pop them. Then, he challenges them to NOT pop the bubbles even if one lands on the tip of their nose. Introduce the concept of self control and launch a discussion about stopping to think before you act. Dustin refers to it as a "bullet" in your year that you can refer back to again and again. "Think about that time when we didn't pop the bubbles..."
Kid's Character Builder videos - faith, love, goodness, joy, thankfulness, confidence, honesty, self control, politeness, kindness, obedience, patience....go to Youtube and type in Kids Character Builder in the search bar....
"Every act of self control leads to a sense of self-respect and self confidence and eventually self esteem." Dr. Abraham Low M.D.
Some children need extra work on certain behavior problems that cause them to lose some of their self-control. This helps kids take a time out from trying situations, use inside voices, think about choices before responding to parents, siblings and teachers, and how to think about feelings and emotions.
Personal Space Camp: A Self Control Small Group (Outlines). The following is a 6 week outline for a self-control group. This group focuses on grades k-2. As you may know, research suggests that this age group does not truly benefit from a “counseling group.” Therefore, this is basically a 6-week outline of mini-lessons for children who struggle to have self-control in the classroom.