All anger (in adults & children alike is unexpressed pent up emotions & feelings)Understanding & identifying the hidden drivers to start to deal with this extreme fight or flight response. The anger iceberg.
Anger Management, Tips to Tame Your Temper Controlling anger is important, control it before it controls you. Anger can spoil your relationships and adversely affect your health. Here are some effective techniques for anger management:
Use these "anger paws" strategies to guide and assist students in developing healthy coping skills. There are different paws for varying grades and a blank paw to create your own tips. Also included are tips on use and ASCA standards covered with use.
Since students learn by what they see, hear, and feel, teachers should consider also using "I" statements when speaking to children, especially when they are upset with them! Every moment is a teaching moment!