9 Ideas to help your child calm down
Children struggle with very big emotions and sometimes they struggle to find healthy ways to cope with them and calm down.
Here are 9 simple and easy ways to help your child calm down:
Go outside and kick a ball or run around
Blow up a balloon
Ask for a hug
Listen to music or sing a song
Talk to someone
Punch a pillow
Write a letter or a story
Draw a picture
Close your eyes and think of a calm place
Below is a free printable that you can print out and give to your child to help them in that situation! Stick it somewhere they can see it to help them remember. Click here to download.