I recently stumbled upon an interesting blog, Moments a Day, which explores honest and open parenting.
I particularly enjoyed a recent article, 5 Activities to Help Children Develop Emotional Control.
In it, the author explores teaching young children:
- to recognize facial expressions and what they tell us about emotions underneath the surface
- exploring what emotions feel like
- healthy ways to release negative emotions
How do you help your children manage their often volatile emotions?
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