Children are challenged by transitions as much as grown-ups. It’s important for all the adults in their lives to come together as a team.
Watch the video together. Then:
- Watch kids closely for signs they are having difficulty. Encourage open and honest conversation. You can provide prompts, such as, “I felt bad because . . . ” or “I was scared when . . .” or “I’m worried about . . . “
- Be patient and show compassion.