Creating a Class Cog Book

As well as an individual workbook, such as 1-cog-at-a-time, collaborative working on a page per cog in a class book can help to reinforce learning about each cog concept Develop an Emotion Works Cog Book Here are some example pages from an Emotion Works book where information was summarised on each page by a P7 […]

7-cog Model and 7 cogs slideshow & poster resource

Coggle Analysis – what it is and how to do it

The ‘Coggle Analysis’ planning tool has been around for a while so we’ve created this page to share some examples of how it looks and works in practice. We also want to be more explicit about what we mean by ‘Coggle Vision’ for those of you new to Emotion Works and the cogs. Read on […]

B&W Cog activity sheets

Cognifying Glasses to help look out for Cog-specific content

Using a ‘cognifying glass’ for Emotion Word-spotting This is an idea first shared by a nurture teacher in West Lothian a few years ago which she said was inspired by our ‘coggles’ idea.Since sharing on our members website the idea of helping pupils focus in on a cog through a coloured lens has become a […]

Creating Cog posters, displays and other talking points

This article provides examples of different ways that teachers and pupils can engage in lots of listening and talking activities about each of the emotion cogs and to share the learning in posters, displays, class books and other talking points. Cog Wall Displays or Pages in a Class Book Whether learning about  the 5-part, 6-part […]

B&W Text and Symbol Cogs

1-cog-at-a-time booklets in practice

Our 1-cog-at-a-time booklets are a popular resource for teachers taking a cog-by-cog approach to introducing EW. They can be used in follow-up activities after a lesson to demonstrating learning about each cog for example… writing a definition and adding a list of words relating to each cog. To create a booklet for each pupil, select […]

Single Cog Worksheet Bundles

Emotion Works and Euro 2020/21 Ideas