Emotions Unit | Activities for Preschool and Pre-K

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Play to Learn Preschool
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PreK - K, Homeschool
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155 pages
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Emotions can be difficult to teach and this unit helped with easing what and how to teach emotions. The kids loved this unit and has helped them understand different emotions.
This is such a great resource to have when teaching emotions to young children. It can be a hard concept without visuals and interactive ideas. This resource had both and the students loved it.
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You will get all the good feelings with this EMOTIONS preschool unit. Help children learn to identify, recognize, and manage their own feelings and emotions. Ten daily emotions lesson plans, printable activities, classroom posters, as well as literacy, math, and fine motor centers are included.

Emotions Circle Time Lessons:

  1. Introduction - photos, poem, bingo song
  2. Happy Feelings - photos, movement song, letter H carpet game
  3. Grumpy Feelings - photos, song, facial expressions carpet game
  4. Sad Feelings - photos, poem, matching game
  5. Excited Feelings - photos, sort, hidden toys carpet game
  6. Worried Feelings - photos, strategy song, shape recognition carpet game
  7. Impatient Feelings - photos, chip clip poem, strategies song
  8. I’m Overwhelmed - photos, scavenger hunt, grid game
  9. Mixed Emotions - photos, concept of word, movement song
  10. Conclusion - emotions class chart, poll, action dice

Also includes these emotions learning centers:

  1. Line Tracing
  2. Cutting Practice
  3. Writing Practice
  4. Beginning Sound Clips
  5. Journaling
  6. Picture Puzzles
  7. Visual Discrimination
  8. Concentration
  9. Counting File Folder
  10. Patterning
  11. Book List recommendations

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