Preschool enjoyed a calming activity which involved ripping paper to release any frustrations they might be feeling. They then concentrated really hard and used their fine motor skills to screw the paper up into balls and put them into the bottles. The children also listened to a new story called “In my heart”, which is all about feelings and explains that the heart is like a house with lots of feelings inside. The children took it in turns to tell us how they were feeling in their heart today


EYFS links:

Managing feelings and behaviour; 30-50 months; Aware of own feelings, and knows that some actions and words can hurt others’ feelings.