COVID-19 Resources for Parents

DISCLAIMER: The materials referenced on this web page are optional educational resources for schools. ASPP has not evaluated all of these resources and does not endorse any of the information on these pages. This information is solely a set of curated resources for you to use at your discretion. Check with your state department of education and local education authority about requirements for instruction.

TALKING WITH CHILDREN: The following resources provide supports for talking with children of various ages and developmental levels about COVID-19.
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Guidance for talking with children about COVID-19
Available in multiple languages
Guidance for talking with your preschooler about COVID-19Incredible Years Resource: Talking with Children
Kids Explain COVID-19Videos of Kids Explaining COVID-19

PARENT RESOURCES FOR INSTRUCTING AT HOME - SCHOOL-AGE: The following resources are for parents of children in grades K-12 to support students’ learning.
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Managing Learning Environments at Home
Online Curriculum Materials and Educational Activities
Screen-Free Activities
Printable Worksheets
Social Emotional Learning
Gratitude Practices
PARENT RESOURCES FOR INSTRUCTING AT HOME - PRE-SCHOOL AGE: The following resources are for parents of preschool children to support students’ learning.
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Managing Learning Environments at Home
Online curriculum materials and educational activities, by subject area
Screen Free Activities
Social Emotional Learning Activities

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES: The following resources are for parents of students with disabilities to support students’ learning.
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Communicating with and Supporting Students with Developmental Disabilities
Concussion Management for Online Learning
Teaching Online
Learning Activities
Federal and State Guidance
VIRTUAL EXPERIENCES: The following resources are virtual experiences, from read alouds and visits to parks and zoos to museums and theater.
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Virtual Field Trips
Other Museums
Theater Experiences
Livestream Calendar