The author posted this great idea of a calming caddy. It is filled with different sensory objects to help students calm down when getting frustrated. She includes things such as stress balls, calming glitter jar, play dough and notebook and crayons.
15 Smart Ideas to Help Kids Calm Down and Manage Anger and Anxiety
A Calm Down Kit for kids & some ADULTS who need help with anger management and coping skills. If you had the kids help select coping skill items to put in the box during an already calm time this could be an awesome activity they can take ownership of.
"Cool down" cube! This is where students go to calm down. This cube is equipped with a visual Velcro checklist on calming down, a weighted blanket/ vest, and a basket of social stories and picture books related to dealing with anger!
Create an Anti-Anxiety Kit for Children - includes free printable relaxation prompt cards. not exactly a learning game but a great idea and activity; can make it with the child and discuss the anti-anxiety strategies.
created a "Safe Spot" out of a new garbage can, used Clifford bone material to decorate it and pillows to make it more comfortable. Students can go to the "Safe Spot" to calm down, have some alone time, or just chill out with a book. This is awesome
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