Kimochis SOS for Elementary

Kimochis to the Rescue for Challenging Behaviors

Please scroll down to access the SOS Tools for
Cloud, Bug, Huggs, Cat and Lovey Dove.

Character

CLOUD

Feelings

Happy, Mad, Sad

SEL Tools

Self-Regulation

Story

  • Lives in the sky
  • Favorite number: 9
  • Favorite color: gray
  • Loves butterscotch pudding and tea

Personality

  • Unpredictable; happy one day, then mad or sad
  • Can be moody
  • Working on controlling his emotions

Cloud has Communication Tools for
these Challenging Behaviors:

Mood Management

Grabbing

Yelling

Pushing

Hurting Words

Responding to Hurtful Words

Teasing

Redo Hurtful Moments

Gloomy

Character

BUG

Feelings

Brave, Left Out

SEL Tools

Self-Talk

Story

  • Lives in a manzanita tree
  • Favorite number: 2
  • Favorite color: magenta
  • Loves honey
  • Plays the mandolin

Personality

  • Smart & very thoughtful
  • Cautious and a little scared to try new things, but he dreams of flying
  • Afraid of change
  • Shy & can get left out is emotions

Bug has Communication Tools for
these Challenging Behaviors:

Shyness, Positive Self-Talk, Getting Included

Fear of New Things

Managing Fears

Apologizing and Forgiving

Honesty

Character

HUGGTOPUS

Feelings

Silly, Frustrated

SEL Tools

Attention and Focus

Story

  • Lives in a swimming hole
  • Favorite number: 8
  • Favorite color: pink
  • Special treat is bubblegum!
  • Plays the xylophone

Personality

  • Silly, excited; sometimes, out of control
  • Gets too close to friends
  • Not aware of others’ needs
  • Can make anyone feel better

Huggs has Communication Tools for
these Challenging Behaviors:

Interrupting and Distracting

Cutting in line

Personal Space Boundary

Own Feelings

Impulse Control and Attention

Quitting

Character

CAT

Feelings

Curious, Cranky

SEL Tools

Re-Do Hurtful Moments

Story

  • Lives in a cherry blossom tree
  • Favorite number: 10
  • Favorite color: purple
  • Loves warm milk & almond cookies

Personality

  • A strong leader; can be too bossy
  • Can get cranky and take it out on her friends
  • Practicing how to redo her mistakes

Cat has Communication Tools for
these Challenging Behaviors:

Bossy Talk

Taking It Out on Others When Upset

Asking to be Alone

Resisting Pressure to Exclude

Responding to Mean Looks

Character

LOVEY DOVE

Feelings

Proud, Kind

SEL Tools

Compassion and Empathy

Story

  • Adopted her baby, Turtle Dove
  • Lives in a Japanese maple tree
  • Favorite number: 11
  • Favorite color: yellow
  • Loves carrots, raisins
  • Loves to sing

Personality

  • Sweet and loving
  • Proud of her friends
  • Hopeful that everyone will get along, anxious when they don’t
  • Sends friendly signals
  • Acts and speaks in kind ways

Lovey Dove has Communication Tools for
these Challenging Behaviors:

Friendly Climate

Staying Humble and Proud

Optimistic and Hopeful Thoughts