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    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.

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

    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."

    Making a Calm Jar

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


    This site has a bunch of mind jar recipes.

    How To Make Fairies In A Jar This is something everyone will love you can just imagine the look on your childs face when they see this and its something they will never forget so its worth a little work on this one. FAIRIES IN A JAR DIRECTIONS: 1. Cut a glow stick and shake the contents into a jar. Add diamond glitter 2. Seal the top 3. Shake hard

    DIY bathtub crayons. SO easy!

    Weighted lap bag#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#

    time out jar- shake the jar, when the glitter all settles you're done. Watching the glitter fall can help kids calm down.

    21 creative consequences for disobedient children- Some of these are AWESOME and some are just plain HILARIOUS - but likely effective!

    Positive Reinforcement - Put a cotton ball, a marble or a pom-pom in the bowl every time you catch your child being good. Do something special when it's full. Focus on the good … not the bad.

    So easy!

    GREAT sensory ideas!

    fun squishy way to practice letters and shapes

    PlayDrMom gives tips on how to make and use Relaxation Jars at home, school, or in therapy

    Salt and chalk used to make sand art

    i LOVE this ergobaby 360!!! Not only can my baby sit front or back facing, side or on my back, I absolutely love their new redesigned waist band - it feels like a weight lifting belt with all the back support!

    400 milk jugs + hot glue = igloo for "COOL" reading room. @Melissa Moore - We should try this!