“FRESH Start” Lower Elementary Kit

$63.85 $52.00

The Self Esteem Shop has created FRESH Start Kits (Feelings, Reassurance, Empathy, Safety, & Hope) for parents, school counselors, and other educators to help children and teens cope with current events.

The “FRESH Start” Lower Elementary Kit includes:

(F) Double Dip Feelings (Helps children understand contrasting emotions.)
(R) Opposite of Worry (Strategies and tools to aid parents with anxiety in children.)
(E) Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun (A story for children and self empowerment and being proud.)
(S) One (Teaches about accepting differences in others through a story using numbers and colors.)
(H) Giraffes Can’t Dance (An inspirational story of a giraffe following its dreams despite the difficulty.)
(H) Tangle (Toy to aid in fidgeting and anxiety.)

We hope these resources prove to be valuable. We greatly appreciate your patronage, as it helps support a family owned independent bookstore.

SKU: FreshElementary Category:


The current political situation has left millions of children and teens in the United States feeling vulnerable. Fears of parental deportation and shattered home lives, fears of being bullied because of race, faith, or lifestyle (LGBTQ) have many of our youth feeling overwhelmed with anxiety.

Resources for the Self Esteem Shop FRESH Start Kit (Feelings, Reassurance, Empathy, Safety, & Hope) are designed for parents, school counselors, educators, and other helping professionals to help children and teens cope with current events.

These resources will assist parents and professionals by helping them to:

Talk to children and teens to address their fears
Help children and teens cope with their emotions
Reassure and comfort children and teens
Teach children the importance of empathy
Help children and teens feel safe
Offer children and teens hope

Current “FRESH” Kits include Preschool, Lower Elementary, Upper Elementary & Middle School, High School, High School & Beyond, and School Counseling.