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Talking to Kids

https://www.njfamily.com/how-to-manage-your-kids-anxiety-over-coronavirus/

https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/talking-with-children.html

https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/

https://www.unicef.org/coronavirus/how-talk-your-child-about-coronavirus-covid-19

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus

https://thekidshouldseethis.com/post/coronavirus-covid-19-social-distancing-soap-pandemic

https://www.aacap.org/App_Themes/AACAP/Docs/latest_news/2020/Coronavirus_COVID19__Children.pdf

Resources for Parents

https://www.nj.gov/dcf/coronavirus_families.html

https://www.unicef.org/coronavirus/6-ways-parents-can-support-their-kids-through-coronavirus-covid-19

https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/

https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/healthy-parenting

https://www.cbc.ca/news/health/covid-19-coronavirus-kids-1.5495831

https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19?ck_subscriber_id=342989428%c2%a0

Teens

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/02/well/family/coronavirus-teenagers-anxiety.html

https://www.unicef.org/coronavirus/how-protect-your-familys-mental-health-face-coronavirus-disease-covid-19

https://www.unicef.org/coronavirus/how-teenagers-can-protect-their-mental-health-during-coronavirus-covid-19

https://youtu.be/dSQztKXR6k0

Hand Washing

http://www.lucyknisley.com/washsong

https://jr.brainpop.com/health/bewell/washinghands/?mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiWkRjMU5URTBPRGRqT1RWbSIsInQiOiJYc1VuWmtLNlBMSk5FYjV1XC9qN1ZzaXk2aDg4cFVSQXBmQWFnQWRvczFxSGt4Z01TeXp2bWU2QmcrcFZQZTB6UVFWazVlMUpkR3VXYWp4dWh0RmZQNGc9PSJ9

Podcasts

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/answering-kids-coronavirus-questions/id984771479?i=1000468315460