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Staying at Home with Your Children

Counseling Resources for School Closure 

Feeling cramped up at home with your child(ren)?  Need some extra support?  Be sure to check out the resources below...

 

Daily tips for Parenting during CoronaVirus Crisis - from the Child Mind Institute

 

FREE AND REDUCED LUNCH OPTIONS

Where to Donate

FREE lunches for children

 

CRISIS CONTACTS

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Fremont Resource Center

Family Paths

National Crisis Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

Crisis line via online chat at: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/

Or by text: Send the word HOME to 741741

 

HOW TO TALK TO YOUR KIDS ABOUT CORONAVIRUS

Coronavirus Information for Kids

How to Help your Kids to Stop Touching Their Face

Coronavirus Handout

How to Talk to Your Kids about Coronavirus--PBS

How to Talk to Your Kids about Coronavirus--HuffPost

Helping Kids Who are Worried about Coronavirus

The Yucky Bug by Julia Cook

 

MINDFULNESS/RELAXATION/MOVEMENT 

Progressive Muscle Relaxation for Kids

Cosmic Kids Yoga

GoNoodle

Apps:

Super Stretch Yoga 

Smiling Mind

Mindfulness

Breathe, Think, Do with Sesame

 

SEL (Social Emotional Learning) RESOURCES

30 Things We can do for Emotional Health Worksheet

SEL Learning Packet

SEL Bingo

Random Acts of Kindness Videos

Coping Skills Worksheets

Character traits 

Emotions Video- Storybots

Samsung Kids 

1 hr. of Wondergrove kids 

 

HELP FOR PARENTS TO “KEEP THEIR COOL”

Practicing Patient Parenting

Eight Ways to Keep Your Cool

What does “Mindfulness” mean for Parenting?

Mindfulness Video for Parents

Parenting Coloring Page

 

FREE EDUCATIONAL SITES

Scholastics Learn At Home 

PBS Learning Media 

National Geographic for Kids

ABCYA

Fun Brain

Starfall  

Highlights Kids

Storyline Online

ABC Mouse

Virtual Field Trips!

 

RESOURCES FOR ALL

The EDD (Employment Development Department) is making changes to allowable benefits related to employment changes due to COVID-19. For example, unemployment benefits are now available for people who cannot work OR must work reduced hours due to workplace reductions, school closure, and more.

 

ONLINE PARENTING RESOURCES/VIDEOS

Parenting Stress Hotline: https://familypaths.org/parenting/parenting-stress-helpline/Practicing Patient Parenting

Eight Ways to Keep Your Cool

What does “Mindfulness” Mean for Parenting?

Mindfulness Video for Parents

 

Keeping Kids Busy...

Toddler Through Early Elementary Age Focus

 

GIANT LIST OF IDEAS FOR BEING HOME WITH KIDS

 

Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions due to School Closings (Updated): Amazing Educational Resources

Of course you can always reach out to me via email for any other assistance!  candersen1@fusdk12.net