Teaching emotions

A helpful example from AllPlay Learn

Supporting students to develop emotion regulation skills is important for many aspects of their lives including their learning, interpersonal relationships and for their own social and emotional wellbeing.

In this video, a grade six class in a Victorian primary school setting engage in emotional literacy activities.

For more evidence-based strategies, visit supporting students with transitions across the day, and our emotions strategies. 

School Excellence Framework alignment


Australian Professional Standards for Teachers alignment

Standard 1: Know students and how they learn


Primary teachers


This video explores how teachers can use explicit teaching to talk about expressing and regulating emotions.


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