Teaching children how to reflect and to be present is something we can do through the wonderful art of story telling and games. These books and activities are all beautifully illustrated and help children to learn how to practicing techniques such as grounding, safe space, creating inner peace and finding calmness.

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Mindful Kids (Mindful Tots)
This boxed card deck includes 50 creative mindfulness games, visualizations and exercises divided into 5 categories to help children feel grounded, find calm, improve focus, practice loving-kindness and relax. Whimsical full-color illustrations on both sides of the cards break down each practice into easy-to-follow steps. Tips on individual cards plus an 8-page instructional booklet show modifications that make these activities inclusive for children of all abilities.

Sitting Still Like a Frog: Mindfulness Exercises for Kids (and Their Parents)
Simple mindfulness practices to help your child (ages 5-12) deal with anxiety, improve concentration, and handle difficult emotions.  Includes a 60-minute audio CD of guided exercises read by Myla Kabat-Zinn.

Happy: A Children’s Book of Mindfulness
The perfect soothing read for quiet time, Happy gently encourages young readers to explore their emotions and the beautiful world around them. This poetic journey to a place of happiness and calm will inspire and empower your child to enjoy the practice of mindfulness.

Mindfulness for Children: Help Your Child to be Calm and Content, from Breakfast till Bedtime
This inspirational and timely guide is about how mindfulness helps children, why it’s becoming more popular and how to do it. It combines practical exercises that children can complete alongside their parents/carers with a fun and engaging commentary on the theory and science behind the practice. Uz takes you through the day, from waking, eating, learning and appreciating to sleeping, including exercises for how to cope with exams, how to deal with the screen culture and what mindfulness practises you can do in holiday time. Together, this gives the reader an enjoyable and accessible path into the practice of mindfulness for children.

Mindfulness for Kids with ADHD: Skills to Help Children Focus, Succeed in School, and Make Friends (Instant Help Books)
Help your child with ADHD thrive. Mindfulness for Kids with ADHD offers fun and accessible mindfulness exercises designed to help kids with ADHD successfully navigate all the areas of life-from making friends and doing well in school to establishing healthy habits and limiting screen time.

Mindful Max: (Mindfulness for Kids Book 1)
Mindful Max is a fun, rhyming storybook that focuses on mindfulness for children through sensory activity. Being mindful of the world around them and of their inner thoughts and feelings helps a child develop an ability to manage their emotions and reactions without becoming overwhelmed by them. Mindfulness in children has been proven to have emotional, social and cognitive benefits.

Mindfulness Skills for Kids Card Deck and 3 Card Games
52 exercises and practices to help kids calm their mind and body, pay attention, become more self-aware, feel happier and confident, connect with others and have fun. Deck can also be used as card games (based on popular children’s games) that encourage kids to practice a mindfulness skill each time they win a hand. Great for therapists, teachers and parents. Perfect for ages 4 and up.

Ultimate Mindfulness Activity Book: 150 Playful Mindfulness Activities for Kids and Teens (and Grown-Ups too!)
Give kids lasting life skills to de-stress and calm down, navigate difficult emotions, control impulses, focus on what matters, and nurture empathy, kindness, and joy. In Ultimate Mindfulness Activity Book you will find: • 150+ playful mindfulness activities • Tools for calm, focus, joy, kindness, and emotional intelligence and regulation • A 21-step guide to kick-start and sustain your practice together • Inspirational examples of how mindfulness makes positive change • Easy to understand explanations on how to explain mindfulness to kids and youth • A FREE audio course for grown-ups and more

Mindfulness for Kids Who Worry: Calming Exercises to Overcome Anxiety
You’re excited about your school project on the solar system but thinking about presenting it to the class makes you really nervous. Now, you can use mindfulness to stop those feelings from taking over. Mindfulness means paying attention to what’s happening in your body, your head, and your environment. Learning the fun mindfulness skills in this book gives you the power to tackle your anxiety. Mindfulness for Kids Who Worry will show you ways to beat nervousness and keep worry from rearing its ugly head in the future. Simple things like writing in a journal and sketching out your worrisome thoughts are helpful exercises.
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