Here are some resources that you may find useful for talking to your children about the Coronavirus.
There are also many activities and downloadable resources available on our school website under ‘Links for Learning’ which you can use to continue your child’s learning at home during this time.
Corona Virus child friendly e-book to help explain the Corona virus to your child
This is a child-friendly interview that may also be a useful resource when talking about Covid-19 with children.
This is an easy science experiment you could do at home to explain how important it is to use soap when washing our hands
This is a short video about hand hygiene and preventing the spread of the virus
In light of recent developments in relation to Covid-19, the educational resources website ‘ Twinkl’ want to support all pupils, parents and teachers after the decision be made to close primary schools in Ireland. They are offering all parents and teachers a One Month FREE Ultimate Membership to Twinkl.ie. This will allow parents unlimited access to every single resource for every single curriculum subject from junior infants to sixth class
Setting this up is really easy to do – go to www.twinkl.ie/offer and enter the code IRLTWINKLHELPS