How to teach young children about COVID-19 and germs

As schools close and communities shelter in place, young children will inevitably feel the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on their daily lives. Equipping our children with knowledge about the virus and how to protect themselves will calm their nerves and make them feel safe.

Children feel empowered when they know what to do to keep themselves safe. 

Teach your children about germs with these three techniques, each paired with a simple experiment…


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