These calming strategies for kids make a great addition to your social emotional skills lessons. There are lots of calm corner ideas that students can use to learn to test out which calming strategies work best for them to help them calm down. These would support any social emotional learning lessons and self regulation teaching strategies that you are already implementing in your classroom.
This file includes all the strategies on PowerPoint slides for you to introduce to students and work on together as a class. There are also 9 different discussion prompt questions.
40 different strategies are so far included. They could be used as calming strategies for anxiety or calming strategies for anger - or simply as calming strategies for the classroom.
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