POLLY AND HER LOLLY
By Dr Steven Howard & Simon Chadwick
Polly is helping her Dad with some shopping. As an early thank you he buys her a fantastic lolly. But Polly must wait until all the shopping is done before she can have a taste. Can Polly resist?
Self-regulation refers to our ability to control our thinking,
behaviours, emotional reactions and social interactions to achieve our goals or react appropriately to the situation – even
if it is difficult to do so. This book aims to support children to play by the rules, follow directions, control natural impulses and persist in the face of challenge. Hallmarks of behavioural self-regulation.