Helpful Sites for Adventurers
The Foreign Service Youth Foundation www.fsyf.org
Supports children of employees of the US foreign affairs agencies with up-to-date educational information and scholarship opportunities.
Tales from a Small Planet, Inc. www.talesmag.com
Shares honest, unbiased information on cities, schools and personal experiences gathered from international workers and their families around the world.
National Military Family Association www.militaryfamily.org
Provides education and pertinent information regarding rights, benefits, and services for military families.
Sesame Street for Military Families www.sesamestreetformilitaryfamilies.org
Covers a range of topics related to military life, personal expression, and life transitions. Their relocation section is excellent.
Activities to Inspire
Little Passports www.littlepassports.com
Creates award-winning subscriptions for kids that inspire them to learn about the world.
The Family Travel Scoop www.family-travel-scoop.com
Global travel planning resource for families with specific country information, hotel reviews and downloadable travel guides and activity packet.
Badala Stickers www.badalasticker.com
BADALA stickers convert cardboard boxes into inexpensive, eco-friendly and pedagogically valuable toys for kids such as race cars, pirates ships and stoves.
Books We Love
Austria to Zimbabwe: A Rhyming Rope Around the World by Ruth Fitts
Nonni's Moon by Julia Inserro
Journey by Aaron Becker
Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend by Dan Santat
Sammy's Next Move by Helen Maffini
Alexander Who’s Not (Do You Hear Me? I Mean It!) Going To Move by Judith Viorst
The Essential Moving Guided Journal by Sara Elizabeth Boehm
A Kiss Goodbye by Audrey Penn
Relocation Workbook: Kids on the Move by Leah Evans