About COVID19

How to Explain COVID-19 to Children

In this cartoon, BrainPOP explains COVID-19 to young children, how it spreads, quarantines, and some safety tips to keep in mind. This is a great tool to begin the conversation. Looking for an activity to make sure they understand what they heard? Download this worksheet here.

Parents can also read this article in English and Spanish to learn how to communicate about COVID-19 in way that both informs and calms their children.