Color Cards Emotions have been designed to enable students to focus on the subject of emotions more easily. The clear illustrations of emotional situations encourage understanding of other people's feelings. The design allows a flexible approach and also a variety of individual interpretation and response. This pack allows for flexibility of presentation. It may be worked through systematically or dipped into in a more informal way according to the needs of the students. It has the potential to illustrate many important issues surrounding the subject of emotions and feelings.
Some of these are listed below: the nature of emotions, the range of feelings that they bring about, the importance of individual needs and feelings, and the recognition of the emotional needs of others. Non-verbal behavior such as facial expression, body posture, proximity and gesture are displayed with this card set.
Individual people: 1) Excited girl, 2) Sad woman, 3) Disapproving man, 4) Sulky girl, 5) Tired woman, 6) Surprised man, 7) Happy man, and
8) Angry man. Difficult situations: 9) Mealtime, 10) Breakdown, 11) Instruction, 12) Possessions, 13) Reunion, 14) Accounting, 15) Quayside / Wharf, 16) Roadside, 17) Bedroom, 18) Construction, 19) Noise, 20) Funeral, 21) Thinking, 22) Cyclist, 23) Homework, 24) Demonstration, 25) Athletics, 26) Market place, 27) Comforting, and 28) Tension. Enjoyable situations: 29) New baby, 30) Graduation, 31) Kitten, 32) Friends, 33) Line-up 34) Jig-saw 35) Wedding 36) Rain 37) Tug-of-war 38) Shared joke 39) Clowns, 40) Laundry, 41) Day Center, 42) Couple, 43) Visit, 44) Doorstep, 45) Deckchair, 46) Shoulder high, 47) Embrace, and 48) First-aid.