Need a little science inspiration for your kids (or yourself)? The San Diego Zoo’s live Koala Cam offers cuteness 24/7. Watch a little, have your child research facts about marsupials and their habitats, then watch a little more! Find the Koala Cam online at https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/cams/koala-cam, or check out the other live animal cameras at https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/live-cams.
The 3-part webinar series, hosted by Wellness Together School Mental Health and the California Department of Education, will facilitate an ongoing discussion to highlight practices, programs, and policies to strengthen student supports in the midst of school closures. This series of webinars will address some of the adjustments necessary to ensure students are receiving mental … Continue reading Supporting You Supporting Students: Tools for the Challenging Times
Look up in the menu bar! We’ve added a new section to our Student Behavior Blog dedicated to sharing informative and useful information and tools to help parents talk to children about the virus, plus resources for online learning, downloadable lessons, resources for parents working from home, and more. Visit our COVID-19 Resources page, and … Continue reading New COVID-19 Resources page
This 8 minute video from the Kentucky Department for Public Health features a preschool teacher speaking directly to preschool-aged children about why they can’t be in school and how they might be feeling, as well as what they can do to stay safe and healthy. There are also several age-appropriate activities for inside and outside. … Continue reading Staying Healthy and Happy at Home: A Teacher Talks to Preschool Children
This 5 minute video from the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services offers suggestions from an Early Childhood Mental Health Specialist on how you can keep young children engaged, calm, and collected during the coronavirus crisis. To see more of our COVID-19 Resources, click the “COVID-19” button below.
An interdisciplinary team of Stanford students created a virtual map showing where local schoolchildren can receive free meals during school closures caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Meal pickup locations are being set up around the country — check with your local school district for information. https://news.stanford.edu/2020/03/26/stanford-students-map-free-meals-bay-area-schoolchildren/ To see more of our COVID-19 Resources, click the … Continue reading Map of Free Meal Locations for Bay Area Schoolchildren