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COVID-19 Resources from Mrs. Bruce

Our school counselor, Mrs. Bruce, has compiled a list of some good resources to help make sense of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.


YouTube video: How to Explain COVID-19 Social Distancing to Kids
A brief video (under 2 minutes) great for kids of all ages, explaining how a virus invades the body and why social distancing is necessary. 
How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus
From PBS kids, this is great article for younger elementary-age students with links to videos about germs and hand-washing.
Responding to Change and Loss
A great resource for parents and kids alike from the National Alliance for Grieving Children. Presented in a pdf format, this can be a great printout to keep on-hand.
How to Help Your Child Cope With Change Positively
This article, an easy read by A Fine Parent, offers 10 ways to help your child(ren) through this time of change. 
Keeping Your Distance to Stay Safe
An article from the American Psychological Association that touches on social distancing and all of the feelings that can come from this very uncertain time. Coping skills are highlighted at the end of the article.
Child Mind Institute
A great overall website for parents with resources related to COVID-19, but also general resources related to anxiety, communication and more.
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