Moving can be a stressful time for children as they face unfamiliar changes. Now you can help them get ready to move and make it a positive adventure, with Moving With Mr. Mouse. This educational comic book shows the fun adventures of the Mouse family as they relocate to Cheese Valley. Young readers will learn how to be part of their family's move, including these important lessons:
- Children can help get ready for their family's move
- How children can help pack their own belongings
- How to keep in touch with old friends when you move
- Moving brings many changes and adventures
- How to learn about your new home before you move
- Why people move to make their lives better
- The importance of being careful in your new town while you learn your way around
- How to make new friends in your new home
The fun comic book story also presents educational activities that will help children get ready for moving, including:
- A fill-in-the-blank activity for children to list ways they can help their family move
- "My New Home" - An activity for children to complete with information about their new home, including their address, name of their school, phone number, names of parks, and even places to get pizza!
- "Mr. Mouse Moving Cards" - Children complete these with their new address and give them to old friends so they can keep in touch.
Children can adjust to a relocation better when they actively take part. Moving With Mr. Mouse is a great way to help teach kids about moving and get them involved in building their new lives!
Moving With Mr. Mouse was created in cooperation with and reviewed by national relocation experts, to make sure it accurately addresses children's relocation needs. Use Moving With Mr. Mouse for independent use, or as part of a structured education program.
This flexible teaching tool is perfect for use by realtors, real estate agents, relocation agencies, military family service centers, corporate relocation departments, and anyone who wants to teach young people how to make the most of a move!
Written by noted authors Scott Deschaine and Mike Benton and illustrated by famous cartoonist Vic Lockman.