Coronavirus and Me; an explanation for 3-6 years

A resource developed by an Early Childhood Educator to discuss Coronavirus with children

Gemma is an early childhood educator at Woden Valley Child Care Centre who wrote and illustrated a picture book to read to children. She has generously made the resource available free to all early childhood educators. Check out this video of Gemma Mickan and colleague Gabby Millgate discussing the resource. 


Download the PDF book

Gemma has generously made the book available via creative commons.

 Click on the image to download your copy.

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More resources

Since Gemma wrote the book, many more resources have been developed for use by educators. Here's some of them...

Odoo - Sample 1 for three columns

Understanding Coronavirus for Kids

This is a downloadable PDF social story. 

Odoo - Sample 2 for three columns

How to talk to kids about the coronavirus pandemic

This page includes useful links, tips, and podcast.

Odoo - Sample 3 for three columns

How to talk to your children about coronavirus

UNICEF have outlined eight tips to help comfort and protect children. The post includes text and video.