Positive Solutions - Session 4

Teach Me What to Do!

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Description

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

  • March 20, 2020, 10:30am - 12:00pm, Bridge Family Resource Center Playgroup, Amherst (Register by March 18)
  • May 22, 2020, 10:00am - 12:00pm, Belchertown Family Center (Register by May 20)

Registration

The workshop is free! Advance registration is required to attend, using the form on the right side of the page.

Childcare

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.

Instructor(s)

  • Photo of Sally Imbimbo

    Sally Imbimbo is an Early Learning Specialist at the Collaborative for Education Services. She has a M.A. from Teachers College/Columbia University and her CAGS in educational leadership. She has an extensive background in early childhood education. Her career has included working on Universal Preschool expansion in New York State, curriculum development for early childhood educators and ESL.

For more information, contact:
Position: 
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 
413.586.4900 x5568
Email: 
ebouvier@collaborative.org

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.