Coronavirus resources for parents & students
Many students are worried about the coronavirus. We will continue to add resources to help you ease their fears and empower them with age-appropriate information. Many of these resources are prepared by grade level to help your child understand what is being done to keep them safe and how to prevent germs from spreading.
- Talking to Children About COVID-19 (Coronavirus): A Parent Resource: https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/talking-to-children-about-covid-19-(coronavirus)-a-parent-resource
- Talking with children about Coronavirus Disease 2019: Messages for parents, school staff, and others working with children: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/talking-with-children.html
- Supporting Kids During the COVID-19 Crisis Tips for nurturing and protecting children at home: https://childmind.org/article/supporting-kids-during-the-covid-19-crisis/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=%20Parents%20Guide%20to%20Problem%20Behavior&utm_campaign=Weekly-03-16-20
Wilma Jean the Worry Machine: https://youtu.be/gpAijfP99Ng
Jack’s Worry: https://youtu.be/TQ0wyzjr5mg
The Yucky Bug – Written by Julia Cook (Awesome video read by Julia Cook and illustrated by elementary students J)