Going to School in the Time of COVID-19

A new school year is here bringing with it new challenges. We have prepared a sample of titles dealing with going to school under difficult circumstances. If you are considering homeschooling as an option for your family, please check out Lauren's post which includes information and resources.

Going to School:
Mae’s First Day of School, by Kate Berube. (eBook on Freading)
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to School, by Davide Cali. (eBook and Read-Along on OverDrive)
The Name Jar, by Yangsook Choi. (eBook on OverDrive)
First Day Jitters, by Julie Dannenber. (Read-Along on Tumblebooks)
Pete The Cat Too Cool For School, by James Dean. (eBook on OverDrive)
Help Me Learn the Numbers 0-20, by Jean Marzollo. (eBook on OverDrive)
If You Ever Wanted To Bring An Alligator To School, Don’t!, by Elise Parsley. (eBook on OverDrive)
Picture Day, by Christina Robertson. (eBook on Freading)
Dad’s First Day, by Mike Wohnoutka. (eBook on OverDrive)
Mom, It’s My First Day of Kindergarten!, by Hyewon Yum. (eBook on OverDrive)

Hand Washing and Other Hygiene Reminders:
Elmo Says Achoo!, by Sarah Albee. (eBook on OverDrive)
I am Wearing My Mask, by J. Jill. (eBook on OverDrive)
Calm Mindfulness For Kids, by Wynne Kinder. (eBook on OverDrive)
Practice Good Hygiene, by Katie Marsico. (eBook on OverDrive)
Wash Your Hands, by Ellen Feinman Moss. (Tumble Tune on Tumblebooks)
How Hand Washing Can Save the World, by Baby Professor. (eBook on OverDrive)
I Don’t Want to Wash My Hands!, by Tony Ross. (eBook on OverDrive)
Coronavirus, a Book for Children, by Axel Scheffler. (eBook on OverDrive)
Why Do You Wash Your Hands?, by Olubunmi Aboderin Talabi. (eBook on OverDrive)
Germs Are Not For Sharing, by Elizabeth Verdick. (Read-Along, eBook & bilingual on OverDrive)
Heroes Wear Masks; Elmo’s Super Adventure, by Sesame Workshop. (eBook on OverDrive)

For Parents:
Coping With Coronavirus, by Dr. Brendan Kelly. (eBook on Adult OverDrive)
School Decision-Making Tool for Parents, Caregivers and Guardians, by the CDC.
Information about White Plains School District.
White Plains City School District Wellness Updates.


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