From Far Away. Video about Immigration for kids

Great for schools with diverse populations for for studying Grade 8 Geography, Migration:

This short animation tells the story of Saoussan, a young girl struggling to adjust to life in Canada after being uprooted from her wartorn homeland. She has come to seek a quieter and safer life, although memories of war and death linger, memories that are awakened when the children at her new school prepare for a scary Halloween. From Far Away speaks to the power within us all to adapt like Saoussan and to welcome a newcomer.

From Far Away by Shira Avni & by Serene El-haj Daoud, National Film Board of Canada

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