Feeling faces are great for little ones that have a hard time finding the right word to describe their emotions. It works great with a feeling journal to help them learn what the feeling is and what the facial features might be in each situation.
This would make a great procedure (Harry Wong). Count to five or hold up one finger at a time when the class needs to refocus. Discuss what occurs for each number at the beginning of the school year and eventually the reaction will be automatic.
FREE Printables and Activities on Feelings and Emotions. Sometimes emotions can be really overwhelming for little ones to understand and sometimes you can have kids that are overly emotional, and need help getting themselves in check.