COVID-19/Home Resources

Last Updated: 4/29/2020 3:09 PM
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COVID-19 Resources

Coronavirus Information from West Virginia Department of Education

Coronavirus: Latest Updates and Tips

Helping Children Cope with Changes Resulting from COVID-19

Supporting Kids during the Coronavirus Crisis 

Stress and Coping (CDC)

Health Reminders During COVID-19 and School Closures

Supporting Families During COVID-19 

Social Media Accounts to Follow

National Association of School Psychologists (Twitter) (Facebook)

Child Mind Institute (Twitter) (Facebook) (Instagram)

Edutopia (Twitter) (Facebook) (Instagram)

Mental Health America (Twitter) (Facebook) (Instagram)

Understood (Twitter

Parenting Resources

Single Parenting During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Coronavirus Parenting: Managing Anger and Frustration

Supporting vs Enabling (How to tell what's helping and what's not when a child has emotional or learning challenges)

When Siblings Won't Stop Fighting

The American Academy of Pediatrics - Parenting Website

The Center for Family Engagement

Positive Behavior Intervention Supports (PBIS)/Behavior

Supporting Families with PBIS at Home (Practice Brief)
(Right click to download presentation)

Dealing with Explosive Behavior

Picture Schedules and Learning Agreements for Your Child

Social Emotional Learning

5 Social-Emotional Learning Games To Play With Your Child


25 Ways to Integrate Social Emotional Learning

10 Free Social-Emotional Development Resources

4 Proven Strategies for Teaching Empathy

Helpful YouTube Videos

Information Video about COVID-19 for Early Childhood and Primary Grades

How to Rebuild Your Routines When Everything Changes

Brené Brown on Empathy

Talking to preschoolers about COVID-19 (CNN and Sesame Street)

Videos for Middle Schoolers and high Schoolers  

Mental Health (Anxiety, Mindfulness)

Mental Health America

"Stay at Home" Mental Health Resource List (Mental health apps, online therapy, etc.) 

Mental Health Activities and Resources for Parents 

How Anxiety Leads to Disruptive Behaviors

The Power of Mindfulness

Stress and Coping

When Kids are Anxious about the Coronavirus: What to Do

Body Scan for Kids (Meditation recordings)

Relaxed Breathing Training for Kids

Meditation App (

Homeschool Resources during COVID-19

Family Resources for Remote Learning (Academic Resources, Educational Worksheets, Educational Games and Videos, etc)

Distance Learning Resource Center

5 Home Learning Experiences for the Elementary Grades

7 Guiding Principles for Parents Teaching at Home

TIPS for how to setup a Homeschool Schedule 

Remember, Online Learning Isn't the Only Way to Learn Remotely 

Academic Resources

Reading Resources for All Ages 

Reading Games for Young Children

Math Resources for Elementary School

Writing Short Stories for All Ages

Free, Easy Science for Remote Learning

Science for Elementary Kids

News and Current Events

Paper and Pencil Activities

Free Reading Lessons

Free English Lessons

Free Math Lessons

Everywhere Book Fest 

Scholastic Learning at Home

Social Stories

COVID-19 Social Story

COVID-19 Time Capsule

Social Distancing

A Certain Kind of Sick

Related Arts/Specials/Virtual Tours

30+ Free Physical Education Classes and Resources for Kids at Home

Boredom Busters - 20 Indoor Activities for Kids

20 Screen-Free Things to Do With Your Kids Indoors when School is Closed

Free Art Lessons

Virtual Tours of Museums

Monterey Bay Live Webcam - watch live videos of sea life 

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems

Music for Kids 

Calendar of PE Activities


Additional Resources

Resources for Children with Autism During COVID-19

25+ Amazing Educational Virtual Field Trips Spring 2020

A Wide Variety of Parent Resources for Pre-K - 12

Education resources, including mental health, for kids, families during Coronavirus Pandemic

Printable Activities for Students during COVID-19

Mind Yeti

Mountaineer Mind Madness

Reclaim WV (Resources and Links for Educators, Students, Families, and Communities)

WVDE Resources for Parents/Students

SLP Materials for Home Practice