Editor's Pick: 12 Products For Kids To Understand And Express Emotions
It's tough to teach kids about feelings as it's an abstract concept. A young child's spectrum of complicated emotions may easily overwhelm them during the course of a single day. Sometimes angry, sometimes sad, mostly excited, often glad, so nervous and scared, however ready to dare! there are ways to encourage and teach your child about emotions through play. Therefore the Nestery new curated list features 12 products for your kids to understand and express emotions.
1. EMOTIONS & FEELINGS - FLASH CARDS BY SUMMER STORIES
Presenting a set of 20 wonderful flash cards that will teach your little one how to navigate, express, and handle a range of feelings.
2. MONKEY EXPRESSIONS PRESCHOOL FEELINGS MAGNETIC PUZZLE BY CHALK & CHUCKLES
A fun interactive puzzle that helps children recognise emotions and express or communicate their feelings. Learn 5 basic emotions. Manipulate the eyes and mouth pieces to make expressions-happy, sad, angry, surprised or scared
3. KNOW YOUR EMOTIONS BOARDGAME BY SCRAPSHALA
This educational game is handcrafted from reclaimed wood and hand-painted with chemical-free colours by local artisans. It comes with board with names of nine different emotions and matching expressions. Wooden pegs come in a cotton string pouch.
4. ARE YOUR EMOTIONS LIKE MINE? BY ADIDEV PRESS
A girl and her lion friend are the stars of this book about feelings. After experiencing a range of emotions, the two friends learn that the best way to deal with them is to first take a deep, deep breath!
5. PUZZLE GAME - MY FEELINGS AND EMOTIONS MATCHING BY THE BRAINY BEAR STORE
Teaching emotions and expressions to children can be quite tough when we try to do it in an instructive way. This puzzle will help your child understand and interpret each emotion in an easy and fun way.
6. FINDING EMOS : 2-IN-1 MEMORY + BINGO GAME BY TOIING
Kids learn best through play so Toiing makes it simpler for you to talk about complex but important subjects like emotions. To make the experience more immersive and wholesome, there is a superhero granny called Mimo who teaches children about emotions through her band of quirky Emo characters.
7. THINGS I CAN'T SEE BY SAM & MI
Why is the lady happy? Why is the boy sad? Why are the parents worried? A unique book on empathy that helps children recognize different emotions and discover the reason behind the emotions.
8. PENGUIN MOOD CHART BY ILCHI PILCHI
This reusable mood chart talks about 9 emotions: confused, confident, hungry, satiated, social, aloof, hot, cold, playful. Help your child emote by letting them express themselves on the mood chart.
9. LIFT THE - FLAP - QUESTIOS AND ANSWERS ABOUT FEELINGS BY USBORNE
Why can't I be happy all the time? What can I do when I feel like exploding? Is it ok to give up? This book is packed full of tips, tools and everyday situations to help kids think about and answer these BIG questions for themselves.
10. LITTLE PEOPLE, BIG FEELINGS COMBO (SET OF 9) BY PRATHAM BOOKS
The Nestery's big bundle of nine is curated from Pratham's insightful little books about little people with big feelings. This set will help your toddler or preschooler feel better when things are sad or bad, find ways to express what they have to say (especially when it isn't easy to put words to that baggage) and own all their feelings, even the hot, prickly and soggy ones.
11. ANGER SLAYER - FUN ANGER MANAGEMENT KIT WITH BOARD GAME AND LEARNING TOOLS BY TOIING
Anger Slayer is a great way to help kids learn to handle their anger better through play. The board game introduces players to different coping mechanisms to deal with anger through a fun spin wheel which can also be used independently.
12. SPYTOI - SPOTTING LEARNING BOARD GAME BY TOIING
Seek and you shall find, but not so fast. A challenging 2-in-1 game, a chance to be a spy, a race against time! Spot emotions on the board and learn about them through an interesting quiz that helps kids develop emotional intelligence.