Many people, including professional educators, child workers and parents will find this book to be informative, motivating and enjoyable to use with children. The included activities, lessons, and reproducible materials can help children learn all about their feelings. The included games, activities and worksheets will help children learn to better understand and express their feelings in proper ways. They will also learn to become more self-confident and to develop their social skills. Every bully prevention, conflict-resolution, anger management, or social skills program should start by preparing children with a basis in emotional intelligence. As the children become more emotionally intelligent, their ability to cope and become more resilient will increase. In addition, they will gain skills to use in their daily lives to help them to be more successful.
This book can be used by itself, or in conjunction with the full color Feeling Cards available from YouthLight.
Author: Carol Wood & Karyn Nash