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    Calm Down Corner

    5 ways to help kids calm down, end tantrums, and deal with anger management problems - ideas from a professional family therapist!

    10 calm down activities for kids.

    Calm Down Yoga Routine for kids - help children manage big emotions

    Cultivating Emotional Intelligence {Alternatives to Time Out} interesting idea

    The Calming Jar -it's a more positive "time out" than sending them into a corner, to their bedroom etc. The child shakes the jar and watches the glitter settle back down at the bottom...providing the child time to breathe, observe and relax.

    15 Play Ideas to Help Children Calm Down and Relax

    10 Busy Bags

    This is a blog with inspiring ideas for elementary teachers. 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.

    A 'calm down jar' - shake the jar and the child has to watch the jar until the glitter settles. great alternative to using 'time out' as calm down time.

    Quiet time boxes- never thought of having one for each day of the week! SMART. Perfect for when cooking dinner.

    Help the kids calm down when they are overstimulated with one of these activities

    Juggling With Kids: Mind Jar

    How do you make a calm down jar- Here are six different recipes. 6 Ways to Make a Calm Down Jar by Preschool Inspirations

    calm down basket

    Meditation for kids. A " Calm down box". Made one today, love it!

    A "calm down corner" with tools to help your child get regulated and feel better.

    Calm Down Kit - helps kids get control of their emotions. Great idea!

    Positive reinforcement - Put a cotton ball, marble, pom-pom, etc. in every time you catch your child being good. Do something special when it's full. This is exactly what I need instead of focusing on the bad.

    11 totally awesome calm down jars for kids

    Make a Personalized Alphabet Book for your kiddo - Here's every page from ours except for U (explained in the post) for inspiration. Some of those letters can be tricky!