Pause and Think Poster
Fun worksheets for students to read and become aware of appropriate interactions with each other online.
This fun poster teaches children to use critical thinking skills when looking at the news/media.
This site if offering free resoruces and videos from the Social Thinking cirriculum to support social emotional learning at home.
Kimochis, another soical emotional learning cirriculum is offering free downloads during this time.
The Smiling App
Free Mindfulness app with programs for young children through adults. Appropriate for all ages.
VVES School Community partner
How to Talk to Your Children: COVID-19
Flyers on how to talk to your child about COVID-19. Translations are available in the link.
65 Essential Life Skills to Teach Kids
Resource article about lifeskills to teach and practice at home.
National Association of School Psychologists - Tips on COVID-19 & Racism
Tips for parents and caregivers on countering COVID-19 stigma and racism
Safe & Sound
Safe & Sound is an organization dedicated to supporting children and their families. Safe & Sound es una organización dedicada a apoyar a los niños y sus familias.
Helping Children Cope with Frightening News
What parents can do to aid scared kids in processing grief and fear in a healthy way
Talking to Kids about Race and Violence in America
Article from 2016 that is still relevant today and offers support to adults to support children with questions and concerns.
Responding to Traumatic Events
Various resources to support families in respondin to their child's needs after a truamatic event.
This page was last updated on January 6, 2021