The novel coronavirus has greatly impacted our day-to-day lives, and there is no doubt children are aware of this. It can feel challenging to know how to talk to children about what’s going on, so here are a few resources to help with that.
The Greater Victoria School District has put together a special edition of their Snapshot Newsletter, where they discuss ways to talk to your elementary, middle, and high-school aged children about COVID-19.
UNICEF offers 8 tips to have open, supportive discussion with your children to help them understand and cope with the current situation.
Finally, listen to what Dr. Dina Kulik told CBC about communicating with children about COVID-19: