Inspiring Animated Films Parents Should Watch With Their Kids
It is often said that, to be inspired is great, but to inspire is incredible. Parenting is not an easy job it is a full-time difficult job with no weekends. Parents, who really care, keep on looking for quality time to spend with their kids. And when they get some they really want to cherish it and teach their kid a thing or two.
But the idea we are pitching here will not only let your kids enjoy but will also inspire you and your kids.
Teaching a kid is another difficult task, and when lessons are about life it would be difficult to teach from text book. Especially for the modern generation of the internet world, audio visual learning is a much better way than text books. Watching such movies with your kids will not only help you bond with your children it will also help in conditioning them well for a better emotional quotient.
So here’s a small list which you can enjoy with your kids, it leaves you with a perfect plan for so many weekends!
Beauty & the Beast
Disney has given us more than we could ask for with their animation films. This movie shows how a simple girl is captured by a beast, but her simplicity and loving attitude transforms the beast. The story teaches you a great lesson about acceptance. Our behavior should not change for a person on the basis of looks or circumstances.
The Little Mermaid
A sea-witch named Ursula makes a devious deal with a mermaid named Ariel who is in love with a human prince Eric. Ariel makes this Faustian bargain with the sea witch in order to meet the human prince on land. Mermaid being totally unaware of the intentions of the witch ends up inviting a lot of trouble for herself.
It’s a story of a clown fish named Marlin who is overly cautious of his son, Nemo, who has a disability a foreshortened fin. One not so fine day Nemo swims too close to the surface to prove himself, and he is caught by a diver. His horrified father embarks a journey to find his son. A blue reef fish named Dory who has a very short memory accompanies Marlin. And then adventures, dangers and a lot of emotion follows. There are numerous lessons about parenting in this film, thus it is indeed a must watch.
The Lion King
Again an inspiring father & son story that will change the way you see life. Simba is a young lion prince born in Africa, making his uncle Scar second in line for the Throne. Simba’s cruel uncle makes him believe that he is the one responsible for the death of his father & drives Simba out of his own kingdom. But when Simba realizes about dubious stories and malicious intentions of his uncle he returns to claim his Throne.
Film is set in prehistoric times, but with the problem of modern day. It talks about the perception of a rebellious daughter to explore the world and an over protected father always trying to protect his family. Film revolves around an interesting plot where the whole family has to find a new home as their cave is destroyed.
It is a Story of a 78 year old widower balloon salesman. His lifelong dream was to tie thousands of balloons to his house and fly to the paradise falls which was the dream destination of his wife. The film has such a story line that it is loved by multiple generations. Visuals of the film are stunning and the story line is really touching.
It is a story of a penguin prince Mumble with a disability of terrible singing. Yes as per the status quo of the penguin world Mumble is also expected to sing well in order to attract a mate. But he ends up being a terrible singles and always had interest towards tap dancing which no one in their kingdom knew or accepted. After a bad fishing season, Mumble is made the scapegoat & ultimately vanished from his home. But he finds new friends at a different place who accepts him the way he is, and help him being himself more.
The list can be endless, there are many other such films that you can enjoy with your children. All these films have one thing in common. And that is a lesson about life, every film in this list teaches you to be a better person. To teach a child is to teach a future, and for the better future of not only your child but a better world. Raising a generation well is extremely important and need of the world today. Such films leaves a great mark on a child’s thinking ability and behavior as well.
Keywords: animated, films
Tue,November 14, 2017