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Home Learning - Talking about Coronavirus/Covid 19 with Children 

The World Health Organisation Advice is that you should discuss COVID-19 with your children in an honest and age appropriate way. On this page we have gathered some resources that may help you with this.

last updated 19th June 


Using Makaton to Support Explanations

File icon: mp4 Social Distancing Makaton Signed [mp4 6MB] Click to download
Miss Smith and Mrs Clarke
File icon: pdf Explaining Social Distancing with Makaton [pdf 1MB] Click to download

Coronavirus Books for Children

Reassuring but honest online books suitable for children in our school . We have included both so you can choose the one to suit your child.

File icon: pdf Dave the Dog A Coronavirus Story [pdf 7MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Cornonavirus book illustrated by Axel Scheffler [pdf 7MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Coronavirus-A-Book-for-Children [pdf 7MB] Click to download
This book is a simple social story
File icon: pdf Covid 19 Information for Children [pdf 1MB] Click to download

External Link Icon Oxford Owl - Everybody Worries
An online book about worries that is very suitable for infant children who are feeling anxious

UNICEF Story for Children and Families

Children's  Commissioner - Guide to Coronavirus 

File icon: pdf cco-childrens-guide-to-coronavirus [pdf 1MB] Click to download