- How do you think Scooby feels when he first sees Shaggy?
Caregiver Note: This is merely a fun question for you family to explore the feelings of the main characters at the beginning of the movie. While you, the caregiver, might be able to readily name some emotions and given reasons for why you are seeing those emotions, children from trauma backgrounds cannot always read the emotions of other people. If your children can pick out emotions, take this question one step further and see if they can identify facial expressions, tones of voice, or actions that back up their…
About the Author: Jasmine Fink
Jasmine Fink is a high school student. She was adopted out of foster care when she was very young and currently lives with her family in Orlando, Florida. She is 16 years old and loves to write poems and sing. She loves to go to the parks with her family and spend time with her family.
About the Overseeing Author: Darren Fink
Co-founder and Program Director of Transfiguring Adoption. Darren is a graduate of Illinois State University where he studied fine art. He offers foster and adoptive parents over a decade of experience in parenting foster and adoptive children, as well as his introductory to counseling training. Darren enjoys visiting amusement parks with his family.
**Transfiguring Adoption is a nonprofit organization seeking to nurture growth in foster and adoptive families by giving a HOOT about their families. Transfiguring Adoption does not intend for its reviewers nor its review to be professional, medical or legal advice. These reviews and discussion guides are intended to help parents to better be able to connect and understand their children who come from traumatic backgrounds.