8 Of The Best Children’s Movies About Being Honest
Let’s all be honest for a moment, being a parent is hard. God has entrusted us these children and sometimes it feels like we are making a mess of it all. The good news? God has grace for us parents and has not left us alone on this journey of parenting. Whew!
That doesn’t completely leave us off the hook, though. We are still called to instill values and knowledge into our children and sometimes those lessons seem like they aren’t getting through. Today on our ranking article we have a few movies that might help in teaching the lesson of honesty to your little ones. These films all have themes of truth telling and the consequences of lying woven throughout.
They are fun movies your little ones are sure to love. As a parent they leave the door open for great conversations with your children. Win, win!
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Chicken Little (2005)
Chicken Little has scared people about the sky falling one too many times but what will he do when it actually is happening? Can he save the day?
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Famous candy maker, Willy Wonka, is giving out a handful of tickets to tour his factory. Charlie becomes one of the lucky ones who finds a golden ticket.
Gepetto is a lonely toymaker and one day he creates a boy out of wood and then one day a fairy arrives and turns his toy into a real boy. Pinocchio is born.
Aladdin and the King of Thieves (1996)
Aladdin and his friends must work together to escape the schemes of the King of Thieves.
Nanny McPhee (2005)
After losing his wife, Cedric hires Nanny McPhee to care for his children. The family never would have guessed how important their new nanny would become.
The Gruffalo (2009)
Adapted from the book The Gruffalo this film tells the tale of a mouse fighting his way through the forest.
The tale of the adventure Shrek finds himself on as he is sent to rescue the princess, and the people (and animals) he meets along the way.
The Lion King (1994)
Simba can’t wait to become King but his uncle is sure to cause problems all along the way.
On the topic of being honest…Happy April Fool’s Day! We hope none of you have been on the receiving end of a prank today. If you have been, sit that person down and have them watch one of these films about honesty!
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