Children across the globe are returning to school after more than six months away due to COVID-19. And the experience might not look the same as it did before the pandemic, with extra hygiene precautions in place to prevent its spread. Many parents and school personnel are trying to make the adjustment easier for the littlest students.
One loving and dedicated father in Shanghai, China decided to do something special for his son and other preschoolers on their first day back to school. He greeted them donning a 2.3 meter tall robot costume of the Transformers’ Bumblebee, which he made with soft materials to ensure the children’s safety. “I want to bring happiness to other children.” And judging by the smiles, he did.