COVID-19 Resource Page

University of Guelph Child Care and Learning Centre Activity Waiver - COVID-19

Please complete this waiver before attending any activitites at the Child Care and Learning Centre.

 

University of Guelph COVID-19 Updates

For the latest information about the University of Guelph’s COVID-19 response, view the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Information Page here: https://news.uoguelph.ca/2019-novel-coronavirus-information/ 

 

Resources for Explaining COVID-19 to Children 

My Hero is You - Children’s story book released to help children and young people cope with COVID-19  
(https://interagencystandingcommittee.org/system/files/2020-04/My%20Hero%20is%20You%2C%20Storybook%20for%20Children%20on%20COVID-19.pdf)

Coronavirus Social Story by KeshetChicago 
(https://www.flipsnack.com/KeshetChicago/coronavirus-social-story/full-view.html) 

Coronavirus Information for Young Children by Manuela Molina
(https://www.mindheart.co/descargables)  

WE GOT THIS - Talking With Your Kids About the Pandemic - Episode 1
(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zIqqIGXUyTc)  

What Is COVID-19? And How Does It Relate to Child Develpoment?
(https://developingchild.harvard.edu/resources/what-is-covid-19-and-how-does-it-relate-to-child-development/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=april_2020)  

How to Suppoprt Children (and Yourself) During the COVID-19 Outbreak
(https://developingchild.harvard.edu/resources/how-to-support-children-and-yourself-during-the-covid-19-outbreak/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=april_2020)  

 

Resources for Working at Home with Children

A Guide for Working (From Home) Parents 
(https://hbr.org/2020/03/a-guide-for-working-from-home-parents?utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter_weekly&utm_campaign=insider_activesubs&utm_content=signinnudge&referral=03551&deliveryName=DM73375) 

Daily Visual Schedule 
(https://uoguelphca-my.sharepoint.com/:w:/r/personal/cclc_uoguelph_ca/_layouts/15/Doc.aspx?sourcedoc=%7BEDEFE16C-8EA5-482F-BFBE-92E4472ECB9D%7D&file=daily%20visual%20schedule.docx&action=default&mobileredirect=true) 

  

Recipes and Activities to Try at Home 

Homemade Playdough (recipe suggested by one of our families)
https://www.iheartnaptime.net/play-dough-recipe/#wprm-recipe-container-126418 

Playing with Loose Parts at Home
http://littleworldsbigadventures.com/loose-parts-play-at-home/ 

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