Watch, Play, Learn SEL Block: Excitement
Detailed Goal: Managing Excitement
Watch, Play, Learn SEL Block: Filo is Excited
Basma gets really excited when she and Jad play the please game (like Simon Says). Chicken interrupts with a big feelings alert – it’s their friend Filo (accompanied by Zoe)! Filo is excited by the new dance she made up and now it’s all she wants to do. Basma and Jad help Filo identify her emotion and calm down by drawing it out. Basma uses the same technique when she gets to too excited while playing the please game with Filo and Jad and draws it out.
Watch, Play, Learn SEL Block: Gargur is Excited
Basma and Jad are making animals out of recycled materials. Jad is excited by how great his egg carton snail looks. Chicken interrupts with a big feelings alert – it’s their friend Gargur! Gargur is excited to give his tasty snacks to his grandmother when she visits today. Basma and Jad help Gargur identify his emotion and calm down by moving it out. Jad uses the same technique and he and Basma move it out with their snail and bee creations.
Watch, Play, Learn SEL Block: Zoe is Excited
Basma and Jad are playing Color Hunt and having so much fun, but Jad gets a little too excited during the game and needs to calm down. Chicken interrupts with a big feelings alert – it’s their friend Zoe! Zoe is playing jump rope while Kaki waits to do a puzzle with her, but she is too excited because she jumped ten times in a row! Basma and Jad help her identify her feeling as “excited” and teach her how to calm down by belly breathing. Jad uses belly breathing to help calm down and play more Color Hunt with Basma.