3 years & up. Model and practice empathy with the Walk In My Shoes Mat, Teacher Guide and Activity Card(s). Provide children with the emotional tools they need as you demonstrate and practice appropriate responses about feelings and emotions. Children will learn to be more empathetic and appreciate how different people express their feelings when they step into their classmate’s “shoes” and experience feelings from a new perspective. Features a teacher guide from social-emotional expert Dr. Angela Searcy. Mat measures 60"L x 40"W and rolls easily for storage.
- 60” x 40” Mat
- A Walk in My Shoes Guide
- Set of Activity Card(s)
Angela Searcy, EdD has more than 25 years of experience in education, providing services to children and families as a teacher, child-development specialist, and independent consultant. A former neurodevelopmental specialist, she is the owner and founder of Simple Solutions Educational Services, a professional-development company. She is a trainer, a speaker, and a continuing-education instructor at the Erikson Institute in Chicago, Illinois, and is the author of Push Past It! A Positive Approach to Challenging Classroom Behaviors published by Gryphon House, Inc.