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At Home with Mrs. Hen

At Home with Mrs. Hen

| 7 min

This animated short is a comical tale that pokes fun at motherhood. It depicts the temper tantrums of a child and the efforts a mother makes to set her son on the right path. You don’t need to be a chicken to relate.

  • direction
  • script
  • animation
  • consultant to the director
    Fernand Bélanger
  • sound editing
    Fernand Bélanger
  • picture editing
    Fernand Bélanger
  • original music
    René Lussier
  • computer graphics
  • digital imaging specialist
    Susan Gourley
  • online editing
    Denis Pilon
  • film recording
    Pierre Landry
  • titles
    Louise Overy
  • foley
    Lise Wedlock
  • sound recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • location sound
    Richard Lavoie
  • re-recording
    Serge Boivin
  • marketing manager
    Julie Roy
  • administrative team
    Julie Arseneault
    Michèle Labelle
  • administration
    Diane Régimbald
  • technical coordination
    Julie Laperrière
  • line producer
    Francine Langdeau
  • executive producer
    Michèle Bélanger
    Marcel Jean
  • producer
    Marc Bertrand


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Ages 5 to 14

Study Guide - Guide 1

Family Studies/Home Economics - Child Development
Family Studies/Home Economics - Family Diversity and Challenges
Family Studies/Home Economics - Relationships
Health/Personal Development - Healthy Relationships

Use with younger elementary students to illustrate responsibility in family relationships and the importance of cooperation. Have students draw their family, showing what everyone does to pitch in at home. Students can share their own family/community roles and come up with ways to contribute more at home or school. Come up with logical consequences for when someone doesn’t fulfill their responsibilities.

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