Philip at the airport

Philip at the airport is about making independent decisions. It also discusses acting at the right moment, acting quickly and without the help of adults.

Place: The story takes place at an airport and it describes the procedures from check-in to security and passport controls and getting on the flight.

Group: Elementary school

Discussion: What would you do, if you lose your mobile phone?

How can you find your way at an airport?

What kind of experiences do you have from airports?

Tell/write about a time when you had to decide without asking adults. What happened?

Tell/write about an occasion you had, when you had to decide quickly without having time to think. What happened?

Which thoughts does the story bring to you?

What would you do in Philip’s situation?

Tasks: Draw your own pictures about the story.

Write your own story about one of the pictures in the book.