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Learning About Coronavirus for Children and Families
Posted 3/3/20

Hello everyone. Please find a document attached which provides three links for children and families. Please look at the comic and video and info page with your children and share this document with others. 

 

**The first is a link to the NPR Morning Edition episode regarding the comic by Malaka Gharib entitled, "Just for Kids: A Comic Exploring the New Coronavirus"... (please note that coronaviruses are not new... but this one causing Covid-19 is new). 

 

NPR (Morning Edition) story:

Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus February 28, 2020,  by, Malaka Gharib

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

 

 

**The second link is to a BrainPOP video that is fun to watch and very informative. The link is here and can also be accessed via our Bandelier Website.

BrainPOP – The Mysteries of Life with Tim & Moby

Four minute video on Coronavirus

https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/

 

 

** The third link is an informative page from the American Academy of Pediatrics. 

From the American Academy of Pediatrics

https://www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/chest-lungs/Pages/2019-Novel-Coronavirus.aspx

 

 

Thank you and please don't hesitate to contact the Health Office for more information. 

Deborah Hill