Activities For Kids
Do You Worry Too Much?
All kids worry some of the time, but some kids worry too much. Use this chart to rate how you feel.
Journals help you sort out your thoughts and feelings. Writing is also a good way to feel close to your deployed parent. Use this format to start off your journal.
Deployed parents love to get postcards. You can start early on your writing by getting some postcards ready to send as soon as you find out your parent’s new mailing address. Here are some ideas of what to write to them!
Talk to Someone About Your Worries
Keeping your worries to yourself is not a good idea. Write down one of your worries and share it with someone.
Keeping in touch with old friends can be fun and easy. Put an X through the pictures that show good ways to stay in touch with old friends.
Draw Your Military Family
Personalize the picture to show yourself with your military family.
Friendship Crossword Puzzle
Wherever you go, it is good to make new friends and keep your old friends too.
Daddy Helps Others
When your dad is deployed, he helps other families too. Color them in.