Identify and understand one’s own feelings. How are you? A good set of emotions flash cards are an essential in any ESL classroom. These emoticon-style flash cards a especially fun to use when teaching younger children.
We could do this with out Frida Kahlo self-portraits--make them "selfies"! Fun, contemporary back-to-school lesson! Have your students draw "selfies" and describe their summer via text message prompts. Makes for a great bulletin board display!
Seems like this chart could work both ways---- Teacher could be in charge of it as she sees fit. Also, student could move his/her name pin to whichever category he's feeling. That could clue teacher into the internal dialogue of a particular student.