ERIC Number: EJ676203
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Enhancing Emotional Vocabulary in Young Children.
Joseph, Gail E.; Strain, Phillip S.
Young Exceptional Children, v6 n4 p18-26 Sum 2003
This article offers suggestions on enhancing emotional vocabulary in early childhood education settings. A schematic of children's emotional literacy is followed by ways to build emotional vocabulary by teaching directly, teaching incidentally, or utilizing special activities. Suggestions also address teaching children to recognize feelings in others and teaching children to manage their feelings. Vignettes and insets provide examples. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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