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Talking to your child about Coronavirus


A book for children

Are you getting lots of questions about the Coronavirus from the kids?


Take a look at this informative Animation, Story Book and Activity to ensure that everybody at home is informed and educated during these very challenging times.
Coronavirus Animation for Children - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FqaXBtSaiUE&feature=youtu.be
Link to Coronavirus Story Book: https://ineqe.com/2020/03/20/animation-story-book-explains-the-coronavirus-to-children/
Link to Coronavirus Activity: https://ineqe.com/2020/03/20/animation-story-book-explains-the-coronavirus-to-children/

 

Advice for parents: talking to children about coronavirus

As a parent, there are always conversations you'd prefer not to have with your children – and when something as out-of-the-blue and unknown as the coronavirus strikes, it's hard to know where to begin.

In this Parent Info article, we give parents and carers advice on how to open a conversation with their child about coronavirus, help them spot misinformation and put their mind at ease.

https://parentinfo.org/article/three-tips-for-starting-a-difficult-conversation-with-your-child?utm_source=Parent+Zone+Newsletter&utm_campaign=d7c5afa46e-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_03_13_05_02&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1ee27d9000-d7c5afa46e-178976077&fbclid=IwAR2vDAv3O4Io9CXoYj-hoZJG-mFj6sMYcbQUhoXlGTuWc8cb1wTwHi5YLkQ

A child friendly story about Coronavirus. https://www.elsa-support.co.uk/coronavirus-story-for-children/