Managing Feelings

Teaching children to process and cope with their feelings in a healthy way improves social-emotional skills and cultivates positive relationships. Develop children’s ability to manage their feelings with sensory tools, exercises in mindfulness, and other practical approaches. Find plush huggers, fidgets, books, and more in Kaplan’s selection of tools for managing feelings.

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Walk In My Shoes
Walk In My Shoes
Item: 33592
Status: In Stock
$89.95
3 years & up. Model and practice empathy with the Walk In My Shoes Mat and Activity Guide to help children learn to be more empathic and appreciate how different people express their feelings. Provide children the emotional tools they need as you demonstrate and practice appropriate responses about feelings and emotions. Mat measures 60"L x 40"W and rolls easily for storage.
Manimo® Weighted Animals
Manimo® Weighted Animals
Item: 63777P
Status: In Stock
$46.95 - $55.95
3 years & up. Manimo® weighted plush animals provide children with a sensory stimulation and soothing effect. These plush companions were designed to help children remain attentive and focused during their daily activities. Alleviating excess energy while providing deep pressure sensations. The weighted animals are soft and pliable and can be placed either on the child's shoulders, waist, thighs or stomach to stimulate rest and/or concentration. Recommended usage time is 15-20-minutes,… More »
Self-Calming Cards
Self-Calming Cards
Item: 29718
Status: In Stock
$12.95
2 years & up. These cards are a fun way to teach kids what to do when they're angry, anxious, or frustrated. Each of the 24 illustrated cards describes how to soothe using a different method: physical, auditory/verbal, visual, creative, self-nurturing, and humor. Other cards are provided and show step-by-step instructions for games and activities to use with the calming cards. Written in both English and Spanish, these cards and the accompanying instruction sheet explain how therapists, teachers,… More »
Sensory Worry Stones - Set of 12
Sensory Worry Stones - Set of 12
Item: 34210
Status: In Stock
$31.95
3 years & up. Worry no more! These tactile stones have been designed to soothe, calm and help children focus. A range of textures, shapes, and natural colors stimulates many senses of users. Stones are made out of stone and are durable enough to weather the outdoors. The set includes 12 stones: two each of six designs measuring between 2"-3"each.
Huggers Plush Sea Dolphin, Turtle, and Orca
Huggers Plush Sea Dolphin, Turtle, and Orca
Item: 147202
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$26.95
Birth & up. These adorable plush sea creatures are ready to give lots of soft, snuggly hugs. Just spread their arms open wide, give the chest a little squeeze, and watch the arms instantly snap around to give you a hug. These sea creatures can hug around your wrist, backpack, and so much more. Surface washable. Size: 8". Included: 3 Plush Huggers: Sea Dolphin, Turtle, and Orca.
Huggers Plush Giraffe, Monkey, and Tiger
Huggers Plush Giraffe, Monkey, and Tiger
Item: 146254
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$27.95
Birth & up. These adorable safari animals are ready to give lots of soft, snuggly hugs. Just spread their arms open wide, give the chest a little squeeze, and watch the arms instantly snap around to give you a hug. Animals can hug around your wrist, backpack, and so much more. Surface washable. Size: 8". Included: 3 Stuffed Safari Huggers: Giraffe, Monkey, and Tiger.
Huggers Plush Sloth, Wolf, and Panda
Huggers Plush Sloth, Wolf, and Panda
Item: 146255
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$27.95
Birth & up. These adorable plush animals are ready to give lots of soft, snuggly hugs. Just spread their arms open wide, give the chest a little squeeze, and watch the arms instantly snap around to give you a hug. Animals can hug around your wrist, backpack, and so much more. Surface washable. Size: 8". Included: 3 Stuffed Huggers: Sloth, Wolf, and Panda.
How Do I Feel Journals - Set of 10
How Do I Feel Journals - Set of 10
Item: 36995
Status: In Stock
$24.95
3 years & up. Children will be able to express their feelings and emotions by using the How Do I Feel Journal. Each journal contains 16 pages with alternating writing prompts on each page and a large area to draw. These journals are great for children who are learning to tell their story through pictures, are beginning writers or have been writing for a while. Set of 10. Each journal measures 8.5" x 11".
Mindfulness Learning Kit
Mindfulness Learning Kit
Item: 36517
Status: In Stock
$39.95
3 years &up. Families, children and teachers will enjoy this Mindfulness Learning Kit as children learn to regulate their emotions, techniques to relax and how to keep their mind and body healthy.
Sensory Fidget Kit
Sensory Fidget Kit
Item: 35402
Status: In Stock
$50.95
3 years & up. Provide sensory motor stimulation and an opportunity to help children manage emotions, develop calming techniques for their mind and body, reduce anxiety and stressors. The items in the kit allow children to work and play independently and become resilient when met with a challenge. Includes paperback book,1 sensory fidget stick, 2 glow sticks, Playfoam, 100 links, rainbow coil spring, 20 pop cubes, globe stress ball, and 2 poppers. Items may vary.The included book takes a look… More »
Family & Friends Puppets - Set of 8
Family & Friends Puppets - Set of 8
Item: 63788
Status: In Stock
$124.95
18 months & up. Set includes a variety of people puppets, from children to adults, found in communities and neighborhoods throughout the country. Surface washable.
Everyone Has Feelings Books - Set of 6
Everyone Has Feelings Books - Set of 6
Item: 73883
Status: In Stock
$54.95
3 - 7 years. Each book helps young children learn about their different feelings and why they have them. Understanding their own emotions is the first step by showing examples of what it feels like, looks like, and how to deal with your feelings in all situations. Set of 6.
Trifold Magnetic Board and Accessories
Trifold Magnetic Board and Accessories
Item: 55554
Status: In Stock
$44.95
3 years & up. The double-sided magnetic board and accessories set allows you to display your schedule in the way that best fits your needs. Includes a 18"L x 12"W magnetic board, 20 activity magnets, and 19 header magnets that support daily, weekly, and spontaneous designs.
Mindful Maze - Set of 3
Mindful Maze - Set of 3
Item: 36511
Status: In Stock
$23.95
3 years & up. This set of three double-sided breath boards will help children focus through calm breathing exercises. With six different designs, the boards have indented paths for children's fingers to follow tactile prompts as they inhale and exhale. There are three beginner breath patterns on the front: Cooling Breath, Star Breath, and Square Breath and three advanced breath patterns on the back: Steady State Breath, Rainbow Breath, and Laddered Breath. These are great for mindfulness activities… More »
Children's Sensory Fidget Toy with Multiple Calming Tubes
Children's Sensory Fidget Toy with Multiple Calming Tubes
Item: 35356
Status: In Stock
$37.95
3 years & up. Provide sensory motor stimulation and an opportunity to help children manage emotions, develop calming techniques for their mind and body, reduce anxiety and stressors. The items in the kit allow children to work and play independently and become resilient when met with a challenge. Good for sensory integration and behavior modification plans.
Socially Strong, Emotionally Secure
Socially Strong, Emotionally Secure
Item: 20225
Status: In Stock
$16.95
Now more than ever, adults must help children develop the skills necessary to navigate through life successfully. By focusing on building social and emotional strength, we increase children's resilience and prepare them to handle the challenges in life. The strategies and activities in "Socially Strong, Emotionally Secure" help children become socially and emotionally healthy for life. Organized into five chapters, the activities support and build resilience in children ages 3 to 8. 160 pages. Paperback.
Sensory Fidget Poppers - Set of 4
Sensory Fidget Poppers - Set of 4
Item: 37146
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$19.95
3 years & up. Silicone sensory fidget poppers help kinesthetic learners focus their attention and are a fun way for all children to develop fine motor skills or relieve anxiety. Bubbles are easily pushed along rows or curves on each side of shapes. Easy to wipe clean. Shapes and colors will vary. Fidgets are approximately 4.5"-5" each.
Growing & Developing Kits
Growing & Developing Kits
Item: 63475P
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$249.95 - $299.95
Birth - 3 years. These comprehensive kits contain a variety of exciting learning materials that are perfect for engaging young children. The Growing and Developing Activity Kits offer growth and development in the areas of fine motor, blocks, gross motor, cognition, sensory, facial recognition, music, and dramatic play. Encourage children to identify colors, shapes, objects, or emotions as they engage in activities. The sets include an assortment of learning toys, such as baby dolls, mirrors, stacking… More »
Huggers Plush Dino T-Rex, Pteranodon, and Triceratops
Huggers Plush Dino T-Rex, Pteranodon, and Triceratops
Item: 147201
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$27.95
Birth & up. These adorable plush dinosaurs are ready to give lots of soft, snuggly hugs. Just spread their arms open wide, give the chest a little squeeze, and watch the arms instantly snap around to give you a hug. Dinosaurs can hug around your wrist, backpack, and so much more. Surface washable. Size: 8". Included: 3 Plush Huggers: T-Rex, Pteranodon, and Triceratops.