Activites, Crafts, Homeschool Preschool

Activities for your Emotions Unit

Emotion Charades:

Have children take turns acting out an emotion and have the other children guess what the emotion is. You could allow the children to choose the emotion themselves based on what you have learned, you could whisper the emotion they are to act out to them, or have them draw an emotion face out of a basket. Continue reading “Activities for your Emotions Unit”

Book Recommendations, Homeschool Preschool

Books About Feelings

My girls loved our unit on feelings. I felt that this was a very important theme for us to cover before kindergarten. Not only does it help children understand some of their own feelings/emotions but it helps them to relate those same feelings to others and develop empathy.

The books we read covered a very wide range of feelings/emotions and they enjoyed seeing many different types of feelings conveyed by the characters. Below are twenty books recommended for this topic, along with a quick review of each to help you decide if it would work for your children. Continue reading “Books About Feelings”