Review these ideas, plus plenty more, to create lessons that help kids:
- control negative impulses, in dependence on the Holy Spirit
- think through consequences before speaking or acting
- walk away from troublemakers.
This lesson is also helpful for children who tend to overreact, have difficulty managing anger and lash out by shouting, hitting or biting.
The Berenstain Bears and the Rowdy Crowd
by Stan, Jan and Mike Berenstain. ZonderKids, 2020. Ages 6-8.
The Frog and the Plagues
by Troy Schmidt. B & H Kids, 2015. Ages 4-7.
Jax's Tail Twitches: When You Are Angry
by David Powlison. New Growth Press, 2018. Ages 3-7.
Keeping Your Cool: A Book About Anger
by Carolyn Larsen. Baker Books, 2016. Ages 4-6.