Exploring Emotions with Jack-O-Lanterns

Exploring feelings and emotions with children is powerful learning!

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These investigations give us insight into how we interact with the world around us.

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Often children do not have the vocabulary to explain how they feel.

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By using plastic pieces on a jack-o-lantern as a means to create an array of facial expressions, children learn, discuss, and explore different feelings and emotions.

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As a result, they learn how to give a voice to the many emotions they experience.

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