Calm Down Jar. It is really easy to make. The goal is that when they are feeling out of control, they shake the jar, then sit and watch the glitter settle in the water. When the glitter settles, they can get up. This one is a really great technique to use in lieu of timeout.

The Mind Jar is a meditation tool to use when you are stressed. When you shake the jar the glitter (your thoughts) are all over the place. Watch them slowly settle while you calm down. From blog, "Here We Are Together".

Hush Bottles: the calm down solution- Fill a bottle with 3/4 water, one bottle of glitter glue, & ultra fine glitter. Then send this bottle with your child to timeout and they can watch it settle to calm them. Once the glitter is settled their time is up!

"Glitter Calm Down Jar" that actually lets the glitter fall to the bottom slowly!! Using only Super Miracle Bubbles, a tube of Rose Art Glitter Shakers and a few drops of food coloring. Fill your jar with the bubbles, leaving room to add the glitter. Add food coloring for desired color. Add glitter.

How to make a Calming Glitter Jar: Recipe for a Mind Jar - meditation tool for all ages: "When stressed, overwhelmed, or upset, imagine the glitter as your thoughts. When you shake the jar, imagine your head full of whirling thoughts/emotions. Then watch as they slowly settle together, and you calm down." german video tutorial

The Mind Jar is a meditation tool to use when you are stressed. When you shake the jar the glitter (your thoughts) are all over the place. Watch them slowly settle while you calm down. From blog, "Here We Are Together".

Mind Jar -- meditation tool for all ages: "when stressed, overwhelmed, or upset, imagine the glitter as your thoughts/emotions. when you shake the jar, imagine your head full of whirling thoughts/emotions. then watch as they slowly settle together, and you calm down."

Mind Jar: A tool to use whenever a child feels stressed, overwhelmed or upset. Imagine the glitter as your thoughts. When you shake the jar, imagine your head full of whirling thoughts, then watch them slowly settle while you calm down. (Original idea found at a blog called Here We Are Together.)

A "calming jar". This is a great idea! The concept: when feeling overwhelmed or stressed, shake the jar, disturbing the glitter. Watch as the glitter slowly falls and settles, dancing it's way down. Once it's settled, you should be distracted enough from your stress to have calmed down! This is great for women, and for kids.

Mind Jar -- meditation tool for all ages: "when stressed, overwhelmed, or upset, imagine the glitter as your thoughts/emotions. when you shake the jar, imagine your head full of whirling thoughts/emotions. then watch as they slowly settle together, and you calm down."

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A time out jar. Shake it up then watch the glitter slowly fall to the bottom. When you are as calm as the glitter in the jar you can come by Aireonna

Make a really easy DIY fish glitter globe! You need: A round jar with lid or a water bottle Glass paints or permanent markers Water Glycerine What to do: 1- With your jar or bottle turned upside down, draw or paint a fish and wait to dry 2- Fill the bottle with water and add a teaspoon of glitter and a few drops of glycerine (glycerine makes glitter fall slowly to the bottom) 3- Shake it and see your creation

a 'calm down jar' - shake the jar and the child has to watch the jar until the glitter settles.

Stress jar just shake and watch glitter slowly fall down. Ingredients: 1. Two to three glitter glued 2. Jar 3. Food coloring (optional) 4. Glitter Instructions: 1. Fill jar with warm water (easier to mix ingredients) 2. Place everything in jar 3. Tightly seal jar 4. Enjoy 2.

Time out jar~

The Mind Jar is a meditation tool to use when you are stressed. When you shake the jar the glitter (your thoughts) are all over the place. Watch them slowly settle while you calm down. From blog, "Here We Are Together".

diy glitter meditation jars http://warriorgirl.blogspot.it/2012/05/diy-glitter-meditation-jars.html

Eian's Calming Sparkle Jar: I followed the tutorial listed but used a plastic Voss bottle instead because Eian's only 19 months then I hot glued the top on... He loves it!

Calming Glitter Jars. *Use them to relax. Start by shaking the jar and then as you watch the glitter slowly fall to the bottom, take deep, calming breaths.