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    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. grownups can use this too!

    6 Ways to Make a Calm Down Jar - This is normally used for younger kids, but I think having one of these at the reflection table could help my 6th graders to calm down before coming back to class.

    easy to make, even without measurements. Turned out pretty good. OH, don't add boiling water to the plastic bottle. I also added food coloring to get more color.

    Mind Jar-Watch the glitter sink to the bottom as a meditation tool. The temperature of the water determines length of time this takes.A Mind Jar is a meditation 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".

    Mind calming jars -- with great directions and explanations!

    DIY calm down jars...I need to make a few of these. I definitely have students that could use them. :)

    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 wi

    Here Are The 12 Most Fun Activities You Can Do With Children

    The "Mom, I'm Bored" Jar...Some of the activities are fun, some of them are not, so before your kids decide to have you entertain them, they really need to decide if its worth it or not! They might get “Make cookies with Mom”, or they might get “Pull weeds.” They could get “Play in the sprinklers”, or they could get “Do a chore of Mom’s choice!”

    Party Time!

    21 creative consequences . . . all I can say is that I'm glad my Mom wasn't on Pinterest when I was a child!

    i spy bottle.... thinking of making it specific to sounds/blends for articulation therapy

    30 different parent-child date coupons!

    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!

    Fun game for kids party

    play kitchen plans from an entertainment center | Unique, Inexpensive, or DIY Ideas for a Play Therapy or Child’s Room ...

    Glitter Slime

    Rainy Daze activity sticks. 30 ideas for your kiddos to do on a rainy day... or snowy day... or any time!

    DIY Kids' Water Wall by shareandremember #Kids #Water_Wall #shareandremember

    I totally need a shirt like this- don't even care if it's for kids haha! "This girl runs on cupcakes and Jesus"

    Bath Snow- 100% tub safe and feels crunchy and cold JUST LIKE SNOW! No snow this Winter? Create an indoor snow day in the bath.