Behaviour management "Calm down" is a phrase that we all use, especially with kids when experiencing intense emotions. Here are some alternative phrases that just might yield better results, and an action plan to put them in place.
101 Summer Activities for Kids - Summer Survival Cheat Sheet for Moms. Since I plan on taking a leave of absence this summer for our kids, I will be using this! This is for kids but there's a lot for adults too!