Build Big Feelings
There’s a lot going on in the world, our kids are feeling it too. But with only 6% of the vocabulary of adults, smaller children can’t always find the words to express big emotions*. Help them share their feelings by trying this simple activity together.
1. Find a large, empty jar and a quiet moment.
2. Build how you feel.
3. Talk about your creations.
4. Listen calmly. Acknowledge. Reassure.
5. Use the jar to build and talk regularly.
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