Award-Winning Tools & Resources for Tweens & Teens Ages 11-18+
If you are living or working with tweens & teens, The Zones series offers powerful tools, strategies & games created specifically for this developmental age group to support them as they learn about their feelings and how to regulate them in different emotional Zones. The Zones of Regulation curriculum now has an additional, powerful resource for teaching individuals ages 11-18+, along with 7 other supplemental resources, which provide important, practical social emotional learning tools to practice regulation of one’s feelings across situations at home, school, and in the community.
Award-Winning Tools for Tweens & Teen Ages 11-18+
Award-winning Tools to Try Cards for Tweens & Teens is a strategy card deck designed especially for use with and by tweens and teens. It provides access to 50 self-regulation strategies (tool cards) for use in a range of ways: expand students’ learning about tools in The Zones of Regulation curriculum and provide specific tool choices when playing the Navigating The Zones game, along with the progressively more competitive Advanced Pack. The deck can also be used as a stand-alone product to support students as they explore tools to help them regulate within a Zone, but only after The Zones of Regulation curriculum has been introduced and students are comfortably familiar with the The Zones framework and concepts.
The Zones of Regulation: A Curriculum Designed to Foster Self-Regulation and Emotional Control
The Zones of Regulation: A Curriculum Designed to Foster Self-Regulation and Emotional Control Ages: 4+ New updated emotions illustrations! This popular, easy-to-use framework and award-winning curriculum teaches strategies for managing emotions and sensory needs to individuals ages 4+. Rooted in cognitive behavioral therapy, the framework uses four colors to help individuals identify how they are feeling in the moment given their energy, emotions, and level of alertness, creating a colored system to guide them to metacognitive strategies and tools to support regulation. Help students learn how to understand and regulate their emotions, manage their sensory needs, and become more self-aware and skillful problem solvers. Learn more
Tools to Try Cards for Tweens & Teens: Regulation Strategies to Focus, Calm, Think, Move, Breathe, and Connect | The Zones of Regulation Series
Tools to Try Cards for Tweens & Teens: Regulation Strategies to Focus, Calm, Think, Move, Breathe, and Connect | The Zones of Regulation Series Ages: 11+ The award-winning Tools to Try Cards for Tweens & Teens is a multisensory strategy card deck that helps students explore, choose, and practice 50 regulation tools at home, in school, or in therapeutic and community settings. The 2-sided cards are divided into 5 categories that describe strategies to focus, calm, think, move, breathe, and connect. This hands-on metacognitive supplement to The Zones of Regulation curriculum pairs well with Navigating The Zones game and its supplemental Advanced Pack for additional levels of play. Learn more
Cost-saving and convenient bundles for tweens & teens
Find the resources you need to help tweens and teens learn about the four Zones of Regulation and metacognitive regulation strategies to meet their personal, organizational, and social goals through self-management and regulation within specific Zones. These easy-to-teach regulation tools and emotional control strategies are designed to help your tweens and teens on their lifelong journeys of social emotional learning as they grow and evolve with maturity, experience, and changing social contexts.
Get Started for Tweens & Teens Bundle | The Zones of Regulation Series
Get Started for Tweens & Teens Bundle | The Zones of Regulation Series Ages: 11 - 18 This powerhouse bundle includes the award-winning bestseller, The Zones of Regulation curriculum, the Navigating The Zones board game and its extended play Advanced Pack, and our award-winning Tools to Try Cards for Tweens & Teens. Discover visual supports, strategies, and activities to enrich teaching of core curriculum ideas. Together these products help foster students’ learning and practice of regulation strategies for the social emotional scenarios within the game and their everyday lives. Learn more
Tools to Try Card Decks Across the Ages | The Zones of Regulation Series
Tools to Try Card Decks Across the Ages | The Zones of Regulation Series Ages: 5-18 Expand your teaching using the best-selling The Zones of Regulation curriculum for students ages 5-18 with these two award-winning Tools to Try strategy card decks. These two decks provide a combined choice of 79 different multisensory tools for students to learn and practice as they develop regulation and emotional strategies in all settings. Learn more
All-in-One Across Age Groups Bundle | The Zones of Regulation Series
All-in-One Across Age Groups Bundle | The Zones of Regulation Series Ages: 5 - 18 Get in the zone! This bundle provides all the books and games developed to teach students ages 5-18+ The Zones of Regulation curriculum with fidelity. It includes the award-winning core curriculum The Zones of Regulation, the award-winning 2-Storybook Set, two award-winning Tools to Try card decks for different age groups, the Navigating The Zones game, and its supplemental Advanced Pack. Save 10% with this bundle and have the flexibility and developmental tools to engage youngsters, tweens, and teens. Learn more
These games help children learn to apply their learning about their feelings within the four Zones
Navigating The Zones
Navigating The Zones Ages: 8+ This unique and fun cooperative game expands the teachings of The Zones of Regulation curriculum. It introduces the concept of “The Zones Pathway” via a board game that encourages interaction by using a variety of card decks to explore social situations, emotions, and related regulation tools. This flexible teaching tool is non-competitive by design. Social learners collaborate as they practice problem solving how to navigate different social situations, a process required for emotional regulation. Note: Both interventionists and social learners should already be familiar with The Zones of Regulation concepts and vocabulary before playing this game. It is not designed to be a stand-alone social emotional teaching tool. Learn more
Navigating The Zones & Advanced Pack Game Bundle
Navigating The Zones & Advanced Pack Game Bundle Ages: 10 to young adult Using The Zones of Regulation curriculum? Try this game and its Advanced Pack to help tweens (10+), teens, and young adults develop social emotional awareness, regulation, and problem solving skills. Plus—save $10 when you purchase the bundle. Navigating The Zones is a cooperative game that expands The Zones of Regulation curriculum. It introduces the concept of “The Zones Pathway” via an interactive board and a variety of card decks to explore social situations, emotions, and related regulation tools. The Advanced Pack offers 495 additional cards to enable older, more sophisticated social learners to continue building their regulation skills through increasingly complex competitive play. Learn more
Advanced Pack: Cards to Extend Play with Navigating The Zones
Advanced Pack: Cards to Extend Play with Navigating The Zones Ages: 10+ If you’ve been using the game Navigating The Zones, add this companion Advanced Pack to help more sophisticated social learners (age 10+) further practice and develop their social emotional problem solving and regulation skills by introducing three additional levels of play, each advancing in complexity. The Advanced Pack provides 400 more complex and nuanced Situation and Feeling Cards to foster imagination, perspective taking, and social problem solving. It introduces Wild Cards and Trade-A-Cards to encourage more flexible, strategic thinking as players move from cooperative to competitive game play. IMPORTANT! This product requires the use of Navigating The Zones, sold separately. Learn more
The Zones of Regulation 4-Poster Set
The Zones of Regulation 4-Poster Set Ages: 8+ Whether you are just getting started with The Zones of Regulation curriculum or need more visual supports for teaching The Zones framework, these four posters help you get the most out of those invaluable teaching moments that are part of everyday life. Set includes: The updated The Zones of Regulation dry-erase poster (24” x 18”), The Zones STOP, OPT and GO dry-erase poster (18” x 24”), The Zones Triggers dry-erase poster (18” x 24”), and The Road to Regulation poster (24” x 18”). Individual posters are also sold separately. Learn more
For use in your classroom, clinic, or home
Use these colorful visual supports for in-the-moment social learning and review of specific aspects taught within The Zones of Regulation curriculum lessons at home, school, and in therapeutic settings.
The Zones of Regulation (dry-erase poster)
The Zones of Regulation (dry-erase poster) Ages: 4+ New emotions illustrations with greater diversity! This durable, color-coded, 24” x 18” poster highlights four core zones of emotion-behavior regulation taught in the curriculum The Zones of Regulation. A helpful visual tool for use in the clinic, classroom, or home, this cognitive behavior approach is designed to help students recognize when they are in different states called “zones.” Students learn how to use metacognitive strategies to stay in a zone or move from one to another. This interactive visual invites kids to name and discuss the tools they can use. Also sold in The Zones of Regulation 4-Poster Set. Learn more
Zones STOP, OPT and GO (dry-erase poster)
Zones STOP, OPT and GO (dry-erase poster) Ages: 8+ This durable, dry-erase poster is a companion product to The Zones of Regulation curriculum by Leah Kuypers, and aligns with Lesson 17 in the book. This in-the-moment teaching tool is designed to help kids who struggle with impulse control and figuring out alternative solutions to conflicts. STOP, OPT and GO gives students an easy-to-remember metacognitive phrase and visual to help them before they act on an impulse. Perfect for the clinic, classroom, or home, this poster (18” x 24”) is also sold in The Zones of Regulation 4-poster Set. Learn more
Zones Triggers (dry-erase poster)
Zones Triggers (dry-erase poster) Ages: 8+ Perfect for clinic, classroom, or home use, this 18” x 24” durable, dry-erase poster is a companion product to the The Zones of Regulation curriculum by Leah Kuypers, and aligns with Lesson 9 "Caution! Triggers Ahead.” This visual tool helps students identify the situations—or triggers—that push them into the Yellow or Red Zones and prepare themselves for something nonroutine. Kids write their triggers on the caution sign to remind themselves to use their metacognitive problem-solving strategies to regulate in those situations. This poster is also sold in The Zones of Regulation 4-Poster Set. Learn more
Gain Screen Access to Our Award-Winning Zones of Regulation Card Deck for Tweens and Teens
Our award-winning Zones of Regulation digital products make it easy to explore, learn, and practice regulation and emotional control strategies. Use these digital resources to help your students, children, and clients develop metacognitive regulation strategies to meet their personal, organizational, and social goals.
The Zones of Regulation & Exploring Emotion Apps
Developed by author Leah Kuypers and software company Selosoft, Inc., these apps supplement the lessons in the curriculum book with interactive games filled with adventure and rewards. Students build their own strategy toolbox, identify triggers, and can even graph the Zones they experience across the day, providing data collection on self-regulation. Apps available on Mac App Store, the Apple App Store, and Amazon.
The Zones of Regulation
The Zones of Regulation is a framework and easy-to-use curriculum for teaching regulation strategies for managing feelings and sensory needs to children, students, and clients ages 4+. Rooted in cognitive behavioral therapy, the framework uses four colors to help individuals identify how they are feeling in the moment given their energy, feelings, and level of alertness. By understanding how to read their bodies, detect triggers, think about the social context, and consider their reactions, individuals learn a system for how to increase their ability to regulate their feelings, manage their sensory needs, and become more self-aware and skillful problem solvers.Get the Curriculum
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