Kids are filled with emotions

Learning how to respect them, understand them, and trust them can be challenging, for kids and parents.

Bear cubs like Joy are no different! So below is our list of posts, written by our authors and administrators, that help talk about social and emotional learning topics in a kid-friendly way.

We encourage parents/educators to read these aloud with your kids. Discussing these topics early can help prepare kids for the big world ahead of them.



(noun) a feeling of great pleasure or happiness that comes from success, good fortune, or a sense of well-being.


(noun) a quality or feeling of strong or constant affection for and dedication to another.


(noun) the act of forgiving. To forgive is to stop feeling resentment against an offender



(noun) the act of giving particular attention to demonstrate a high or special opinion.