Relocation is a tough process, though we adults can somehow manage the complex phases of shifting, but it is really a tough task for children to adopt the new environment and surrounding completely. They are emotional and don’t want to leave their peer group. Hence for them shifting is a big emotional movement. And when a child is school going then along with everything else you need to manage his studies as well. Hence managing a move with school going kid is a very tough thing to do.
There are many complications in accordance with shifting involving kids. One has to tackle emotional as well as technical phase of shifting well. There are several things that you ought to do on your behalf for making them comfortable about this change of their lives. First of all tell them that you are moving as early as possible. An early intimation will assist you to help them adjust to the situation. If you are moving locally you can take your child to the new place so that he can become familiar with the locality. In case moving a long distance you can show the picture of the new city and can tell the positives about the place so that child may start liking the new place.
When it’s the concern of his studies, make sure you have a full working plan for it. Try to shift at the beginning of a new academic session. In most part of India academic session begins at April. A move at this time will not hamper the academic status of your child and he or she can adjust easily in the new school. While packing his bags or other essentials its always better you take his consideration. Children are attached well with each of their belongings hence packing or unpacking anything without their consideration can upset them.
Be it their playthings or clothes, you should prior ask them for that. For a safe moving and shifting of your children belongings it’s a better choice for you to hire packers and movers for the same. If there is something like toys, foot wears or clothes and books that your child don’t use anymore then you can donate it at orphanage. This good job can bring smile to others face.
In case you are moving in between the academic session then make sure you find a better school with the same educational pattern in the new city. You can browse internet for a better result. Don’t collect a performance card of your child from the previous school that could help your child get admission in the new one. Good remarks from teacher can better assist you in this. And lastly don’t forget to call his friends for a farewell party so that they can all mingle up for the last time and your child can move with good memories of old friends.