Coronavirus Slides for Kids
Coronavirus explanation for kids by Manuel Molina Cruz
Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting from COVID-19
From the National Association of School Psychologists
Reducing Stress at Home
Helpful tips from the New Jersey State Library and Loren McClain, a certified instructor for the National Council of Behavioral Health and Mental Health First Aid USA.
Sesame Street in Communities
Contains resources and materials to hope children and their families cope during this challenging time.
The following is a small sampling of children's books read online.
Reading Harry the Dirty Dog
The "Goodnight With Dolly" readings will be streamed on YouTube and elsewhere starting on Thursday, April 2 at 7 p.m. ET. The first book in the series is "The Little Engine That Could," by Watty Piper.
"Green Eggs and Ham" read by Neil Gaiman.
LeVar Burton Reads (Twitter)
Mondays for Children: 9:00 am PT/12:00 pm ET. Many more readings can be found on his podcast.
The author will be reading a book a day on Instagram Live.
Monique Gray Smith
The author has added a collection of videos of herself reading from her picture books on Instagram.
Neal Shusterman is the New York Times bestselling author of more than thirty award-winning books for children, teens, and adults, including the Arc of a Scythe series.
The author will be reading one book every day on Instagram Live. Can’t make it? He’ll also be posting the videos to his website.
Author, illustrator, and founder of FableVision. Find Peter’s weekday read-aloud events on Facebook at noon EDT, Monday through Friday.
The author will be doing read-alouds on Instagram Live of her book "Mae Among the Stars."
Sarah Darer Littman
Sarah is adding readings, mini-lessons, and prompts to her page! Follow along and get inspired to get reading and writing.
Save with Stories
Amy Adams and Jennifer Garner announced that they would begin sharing videos of them reading children’s books on Instagram in order to raise money for children affected by school closures.
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Storyline Online has a large collection of childrens' books read aloud by actors.
Find Daily live drawing sessions on Facebook! Tony DiTerlizzi is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and illustrator who has been creating books for twenty years.