Emotions paper plate cards can be made by toddlers can later be discussed in grouptime. By exploring the different emotions of these plates can help the toddler identify their facial expression with the way they are feeling on the inside.
place cards in a pocket chart and give each child a mini popsicle stick with their name on it. They take turns going up and putting their stick in front of the smiley face that corresponds to how they feel, using a complete sentence.
Great list of 12 books about feelings for kids. Reading is a great way to get kids to open up about what they are feeling, teach them how to empathize, and work on self control too. INTRAPERSONAL, get to know their feelings.