Resources for Students and Families

For the latest information on coronavirus go to the Maryland Health Department’s websi​te or call 211

For a list of free lunch program locations and information visit

New: Link to Music Activities for Students

Resources for Talking to Kids About Coronavirus:

Talking to Children About COVID-19

PBS Kids: How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus

Just for Kids: A Comic Exploring the New Coronavirus from NPR 

Brain Pop Video About the Coronavirus

Talking to Children About COVID-19 (Coronavirus): A Parent Resource

How to Talk to Kids About the Coronavirus

Resources to Help You Talk to Your Kids About COVID-19

The Yucky Bug by Julia Cook

Social Story about Coronavirus

Social-Emotional Learning Resources

Active Screen Time Resource

Yoga, Mindfulness and Relaxation Designed for Kids Aged 3+

Ultimate Guide to Mental Health and Education Resources for Kids and Teens

Help Your Family De-Stress During Coronavirus Uncertainty

Videos for Sleep, Meditation and Relaxation

Progressive Muscle Relaxation for Kids

Howard B. Wigglebottom Books, Animated Books, Songs, Posters and Lessons

Mindfulness Websites/Activities

Giant List of Ideas for Being Home with Kids

Character Lessons During the Virus School Closure

Supporting your Children’s Social, Emotional, and Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Explore Brain Pop Videos and Activities

Coping Skills Resources

10 Days of Live ‘Choose Love’ Lessons For Parents and Children 

Kindness Videos

Online Learning/Enrichment Resources

Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions Due to School Closings: Amazing Educational Resources

Free Personalized Learning Resource

Free Online Learning Resources for Teaching Your Students Virtually

Library of Resources for Kids, Families, Teachers, and Librarians to Make Sure That Reading & Learning Can Happen Anywhere

Kahoot! Offers Free Distance Learning Tools During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Maryland Resources

Free Internet Access

Mental Health Resources and Emergency Services Information

  • Baltimore (Baltimore Crisis Response)


  • Howard County (Grassroots Crisis Hotline)


  • Baltimore County (Baltimore Crisis Response)


  • Montgomery County (Crisis Center)

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