COVID-19 Resources

We are using this space to share resources that we hope will help families and teachers to support children and themselves during the COVID-19 crisis.

Available Resources

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Live Koala Cam

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 ...
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Supporting You Supporting Students: Tools for the Challenging Times

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 ...
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PBS Learning Media

PBS and your local station have curated FREE, standards-aligned videos, interactives, lesson plans, and more. Search lesson plans by subject and/or grade. This might be a good time to delve into the Disease, Illness, and Disability lessons in Health & ...
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Lunch Doodles online learning

Offer your young child a fun art class with these daily drawing lessons from Kennedy Center Artist in Residence and Children’s Author Mo Willems (Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!), available on YouTube. To see more of our COVID-19 ...
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Reducing Anxiety during Coronavirus

The National Association of School Psychologists offers 8 tips to help reduce anxiety during the coronavirus crisis. To see more of our COVID-19 Resources, click the "COVID-19" button below ...
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Staying Healthy and Happy at Home:  A Teacher Talks to Preschool Children

Staying Healthy and Happy at Home: A Teacher Talks to Preschool Children

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 ...
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Talking with young children while at home

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 ...
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Kentucky Video on Talking to Children About Coronavirus

Kentucky Video on Talking to Children About Coronavirus

The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services has created this 6 minute video of a parent talking with a middle-school aged child about how to respond to the coronavirus crisis. To see more of our COVID-19 Resources, click the ...
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Map of Free Meal Locations for Bay Area Schoolchildren

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 ...
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Creating Routines for Kids at Home Due to School Closures

This recent Time magazine article offers tips for creating daily routines to keep young children engaged and learning while out of school. In addition to laying out a framework based on school schedules, the article offers specific activity suggestions for ...
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