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Visual for helping kids calm down. When a melt down is starting, they pick a calming activity to do.
When the melt down is starting have child pick a calm down activity Great Visual. I'd add a few more to mine: Run around the house a few times, do 20 jumping jacks, etc for my boys who are ultra-physical and could use the distraction of movement.
When the melt down is starting have student pick a calm down activity Great Visual. Good idea for home too