All the Feels for Kids
Help kids learn about the value of kindness, empathy and the importance of dealing with feelings in a healthy manner. These characteristics are often associated with the heart and it is always the perfect time to promote these concepts! As my grandpa (Dziadzia in Polish) used to say, we "got a whole lotta" posts on that! You can find them all HERE! Click that link and dig in! There's lots to be had!
Resources that Help Kids with Feelings
If you're someone who likes to give gifts with a dual purpose...ones that are fun and engaging and teach at the same time, and you'd like to shy away from candy, sugar and electronic, battery-operated fare...why not go for an item that helps kids learn more about their emotions and helps them develop social-emotional skills?
Here are a few things we adore, for starters:
Click the images to learn more about each resource!
Wendy Young, LMSW, BCD, is the founder of Kidlutions and co-author of BLOOM: 50 Things to Say, Think and Do with Anxious, Angry and Over-the-Top Kids. She is the creator of numerous workbooks and resources to help from the preschool through the teen years. Follow her on Pinterest, Instagram, Twitter and Facebook! She'd love to see your smiling face there! Affiliate links may be used in this post. Please see our full disclaimer, located at the top of our page for more information.