Positive Solutions - Session 4: Teach Me What to Do!

Photo of two toddlers playing peak a boo
Offered by: 
Early ChildhoodParent Programs


In this session we will:

  • Define the concept of emotional vocabulary.
  • Identify feeling words and identify effective ways to teach feeling vocabulary.
  • Demonstrate the use of books to support emotional vocabulary and social-emotional development.
  • Identify how the turtle technique can be used to cope with feelings of anger and disappointment.
  • Learn how to teach problem-solving skills.

This workshop is part of the Positive Solutions for Families with Young Children series

Audience and Grade Level

Parents of children birth - 5

Date and Location

  • November 28, 2016, 5:30pm - 7:30pm, South Hadley Family Center
  • March 27, 2017, 5:30pm - 7:30pm, Ware Family Center
  • May 16, 2017, 5:30pm - 7:30pm, Westhampton Elementary School, Westhampton


The workshop is free!  A light dinner will be provided starting at 5:30pm; the workshop begins at 6:30pm. Advance registration is required to attend, using the form on the right side of the page.


Free childcare is available at all Puzzle of Parenting Workshops. If you need childcare, please indicate the number of children and their ages in the "Additional Needs" box when you register.

For more information, contact:
Administrative Assistant
413.586.4900 x5568

Additional Information

Delays or cancellations are posted on this website, and details are also available by calling 413.586.4900 option 3. Please check after 6:30am for morning events, and 3:00pm for evening events.