January 19, 2019 @ 11:00 am
In this captivating story, six-year-old Alyssa finds it hard to cope with her emotions. In her head, they appear like scary monsters, their strength overwhelming her. In these moments, Alyssa sets off on a journey to find the power to conquer those emotions and unwind. Through mindfulness, Alyssa embraces the power she has to control her thoughts and emotions, supporting her social emotional well-being to “Unwind. Up, Up, and Away” into a great day.
About the Author
Christopher Gates inspires youth to be creative, intuitive, insightful thinkers by empowering them to have high expectations for success. With over a decade in the field of education, from Kindergarten through 12th grades, Gates has received numerous local, state, and national awards in recognition for his contributions to schools, communities, and the profession. Gates is a Certified Social + Emotional Intelligence Coach, also holding a Cert. in School Leadership for Social-Emotional Learning (SEL), Character Development (CD), and School Culture and Climate (SCC).