Coronavirus and Kids: Resources from Save the Children
Across America, school districts are making the difficult decision to close due to coronavirus. An unintended consequence for kids is losing valuable learning and instruction time.
The earliest years are most important for a child’s development, and missing out on learning now could have devastating impact on their future growth. As national leaders in early childhood education, Save the Children is committed to help children and families during this uncertain time by providing learning resources for our nation’s youngest learners.
You’re not alone. As the world’s leading expert on childhood, we’re here to help by providing tools and tips you can trust for parents, caregivers, teachers and all those who care about children in crisis.
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Jennifer Garner & Amy Adams Launch #SAVEWITHSTORIES
Across the country, schools are shutting down due to the coronavirus pandemic. But millions of children in the U.S. go to school not just to learn, but also for breakfast, lunch and sometimes dinner.
That’s why Trustee Jennifer Garner and fellow actor Amy Adams came up with #SAVEWITHSTORIES. In partnership with Save the Children and No Kid Hungry, they’ll be offering stories on Instagram and Facebook to provide a little fun, a little education, and a little distraction for kids and parents.
Join Your Favorite Sports Figures for #SAVEWITHSPORTS
With schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic – and without recess, Phys Ed or sports – kids may not be moving their bodies as much as they should. As a leader in child health, education and protection, Save the Children is here to help with #SAVEWITHSPORTS.
Join athletes like for at-home workouts, drills, fitness tips and pep talks. Visit @savewithsports anytime to stay entertained, active and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic – all while raising funds to support children.
Tools and Tips You Can Trust
Get Moving with Kinder
How to Talk to Kids About Coronavirus
How to Help Kids Cope with Extended School Closures
Weekly Learning Activities: Young Children
Weekly Learning Activities: K-Grade 1
Weekly Learning Activities: Grades 2 – 6
5 Tips for Families on Self-Care and Coping with Stress
Relaxation Activities to Do at Home with Kids
A Guide to Washing Your Hands
Reading with Your Child
Fun Ways to Incorporate Math
10 Family Learning Activities
5 Tips to Help Grandparents Stay Connected with their Grandkids
Vroom: Turning Every Day Moments into Brain Building Moments
Scholastic Learn at Home
Our Picks: Free Educational Websites and Apps
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