The word on the street is… frightened
To be frightened means to feel afraid or scared.
Sometimes Nemo feels frightened at night. Is that shadow a monster? It does not look right! Then on goes the light, and Nemo feels better. The big scary lump is just an old jersey!
Talk about a time when you felt frightened. Explain what made you feel better.
WORD PLAY: Come play charades! Make a face that is either frightening or not frightening.
Have a friend shout out “frightened” when you make a frightening face.