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Resources for Talking to Young People about COVID-19

Need some help with how to talk to your kids about COVID-19 (coronavirus)? Here are some books, websites, and videos that can help!

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A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus


Kids, this comic is for you. It's based on a radio story that NPR education reporter Cory Turner did. He asked some experts what kids might want to know about the new coronavirus discovered in China.

Handwashing: A Family Activity


Handwashing is an easy, cheap, and effective way to prevent the spread of germs and keep kids and adults healthy. When your family is healthy, you don’t have to worry about missing school, work, or other activities.

Henry the Hand


The 4 Principles of Hand Awareness were endorsed by the American Medical Association and American Academy of Family Physicians in 2001. 1. Wash your hands when they are dirty and before eating. 2. Do not cough into hands. 3. Do not sneeze into hands. 4. Above all, do not put your fingers in your eyes, nose or mouth!

Germs / by Don Nardo.

Nardo, Don, 1947- | Book