Community and School Resources

Last Updated: 4/1/2020 8:16 PM

School Referral Checklist from the Bridge Center


Social/Emotional Resources for Families, 2020

List of helpful websites for parents and children



For: Preschool ~ Teens, Parents

What is it? Contains reviews from experts on what your kids want to watch before they watch it-including movies, APPS, books and educational games and websites. 



For: K-3

What is it? Step by step guidance with free accompanying videos to build emotional skills and manage emotions



For: Parents

What is it? It is a curated list of articles and videos for parents to foster skills like kindness, empathy, resilience, perseverance, and focus in children.  



Books about “Worrying”

When I am Worried by Michael Gordon

Wilma Jean the Worry Machine by Julia Cook

Help Your Dragon Deal with Anxiety  AND

How a Unicorn Made Me Stop Worrying, both by Steve Herman

Outsmarting Worry, an Older Kids guide to Managing Anxiety by Dawn Huebner

Mindfulness for Kids who Worry - contains calming exercises by Katie Austin

Free E-Books

Free E-Books with any local library card 

Free E-Books with MA residency 




For some students, encouraging them to keep a journal/diary that includes writings and drawings, may be a way to express their personal, private thoughts and feelings.  

For some students, it may be helpful to have a Worry Jar placed on the counter or an open spot where everyone can share their thoughts.



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