Calm Down Kit
Source: Vroom #941
Use an empty shoebox or other container to make a “Calm Down Kit” with your child. Have your child put special items inside that help them feel secure and relaxed. When they are feeling upset, remind them to use their kit. They even can decorate the box to make it their own.
Recommended Age: 2-3 year olds
Kind: Offline Activity
Key Concepts: Self-Control, Self-Regulation
Standards: IT-ATL 3, IT-ATL 4, IT-ATL 5
Given the school closures, CTB is sharing daily activities (digital and physical) that are standards-aligned and developmentally appropriate for preschoolers. Also see our research-backed assessment and learning games for parents and children.