To understand the signs of nervousness and how to calm those feelings
There are times that you will feel nervous but you can do things to make yourself feel better.
Create a class chart titled: What Can I Do If I Get Nervous?
Have kids brainstorm with their thinking partner what they might do if they get nervous. Listen in and write down things kids suggest to each other writing the child’s or children’s names after so the other students can go to them for help if needed with the strategy.
Then have kids draw a picture of themselves and write in a speech bubble, When I get nervous I… Hang the pictures up in the classroom for kids to refer to as the year progresses.