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Positive Links for Children, Teens and Families during the Coronavirus (#18)

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02.08.2020

Spotting signs of a student struggling mentally during virtual school will be an obstacle parents and teachers may face

https://www.nbc12.com/2020/08/01/spotting-signs-student-struggling-mentally-during-virtual-school-will-be-an-obstacle-parents-teachers-may-face/

The 3 Stages Of Raising A Teenager: Quarantine Edition

https://www.scarymommy.com/stages-raising-a-teenager/

Children’s Festival of Saskatchewan

https://www.eaglefeathernews.com/news/index.php?detail=4628

Get Ready to Homeschool This Fall. Here's a Checklist

https://fee.org/articles/get-ready-to-homeschool-this-fall-heres-a-checklist/

Sen. Tammy Duckworth: America's Moms Are Running on Empty. We Need to Do More to Support Them.

https://time.com/5874524/tammy-duckworth-americas-moms-running-on-empty/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=the-brief&utm_content=20200802&et_rid=21600831

Q&A Collections: Math Instruction

http://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/classroom_qa_with_larry_ferlazzo/2020/08/qa_collections_math_instruction_2.html

The Power of Routines | Parenting Tips & Advice | PBS KIDS for Parents

https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/the-power-of-routines

01.08.2020

What's driving Canada's increase in COVID-19 infections? See the hotspots

https://www.ctvnews.ca/health/coronavirus/what-s-driving-canada-s-increase-in-covid-19-infections-see-the-hotspots-1.5036490

Sask. students, teachers and parents wait as other provinces release school reopening details

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/sask-school-plan-august-1.5670362

What Parents Should Look Out For In Their School's Reopening Plan

https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/entry/schools-reopening-parents-kids-safety_ca_5f244eabc5b656e9b09b23be

TikTok Star with Coronavirus Warns Followers from His Hospital Bed: 'This Isn't Fun and Games'

https://www.health.com/syndication/tiktok-star-in-hospital-for-weeks-with-covid-19-warns-followers

25 Common Activities, Ranked by Coronavirus Risk

https://www.fatherly.com/health-science/coronavirus-risk-by-activity-ranking/

How risky is it to get a haircut, go to the gym? New gov't site has the answers

https://www.ctvnews.ca/health/coronavirus/how-risky-is-it-to-get-a-haircut-go-to-the-gym-new-gov-t-site-has-the-answers-1.5037897

This DIY Water-Balloon Piñata Is Easy and Nearly Mess-Free, and Kids Absolutely Love It

https://www.popsugar.com/family/how-to-diy-water-balloon-pinata-47626340

DIY Shoe-Tying Board | Crafts for Kids | PBS KIDS for Parents

https://www.pbs.org/parents/crafts-and-experiments/diy-shoe-tying-board

31.07.2020

Use the Magic 5:1 Ratio to Improve All Your Relationships

https://www.inc.com/jessica-stillman/use-magic-51-ratio-to-improve-all-your-relationships.html

Elmo Is Hosting a Virtual Scavenger Hunt on HBOMax, So Mark Your Kids’ Calendars

https://www.purewow.com/family/elmo-virtual-scavenger-hunt?utm_campaign=rss&utm_medium=syndication&utm_source=flipboard

Researchers find COVID-infected children are major carriers, further complicating the school-reopening debate

https://fortune.com/2020/07/30/children-covid-carriers-kids-coronavirus-schools-reopening-viral-load-study/

What 6 Of The 7 Countries With The Most COVID-19 Cases Have In Common

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/07/31/896879448/the-nations-with-the-most-to-lose-from-covid-19

What Are Parents Doing For Child Care? Here Are 3 Options (With Trade-Offs)

https://www.npr.org/2020/07/31/897164159/what-are-parents-doing-for-child-care-here-are-3-options-with-trade-offs

National COVID-19 exposure notification app now available to download

https://beta.ctvnews.ca/national/coronavirus/2020/7/31/1_5046868.amp.webview.html

30.07.2020

Why We Grow Numb To Staggering Statistics — And What We Can Do About It

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2020/07/28/896193239/why-we-grow-numb-to-staggering-statistics-and-what-we-can-do-about-it

Why Forgiving Someone Else Is Really About You

https://www.npr.org/2020/07/28/896245305/why-forgiving-someone-else-is-really-about-you

Here's What the Science Actually Says About Kids and COVID-19

https://time.com/5872418/kids-children-covid-19-schools/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=the-brief&utm_content=20200730&et_rid=21600831

Gottman: The Eyes and Trauma

https://themighty.com/2020/07/research-ptsd-eye-changes-trauma/?utm_source=media_partner&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=Gottman_Institute 

29.07.2020

Let’s Raise Entrepreneurial Kids, Not Kid Entrepreneurs

https://www.forbes.com/sites/jodiecook/2020/07/29/lets-raise-entrepreneurial-kids-not-kid-entrepreneurs/

The invisibility of the single parent during COVID-19

https://www.todaysparent.com/family/parenting/single-parenting-covid-19/

Pediatric experts offer tips for children's mental health in transition back to school

https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-07/nch-peo072420.php

Can Online Learning Be Better This Fall? These Educators Think So

https://www.npr.org/2020/07/28/895720240/can-online-learning-be-better-this-fall-these-educators-think-so

The Pros and Cons of Pandemic Learning Pods

https://people.howstuffworks.com/learning-pods.htm

10 activities that expose you to coronavirus, ranked from most to least risky

https://www.cnet.com/health/avoid-these-risky-activities-during-the-coronavirus-pandemic/

Fun Kids Activity Books to Keep Them Entertained

https://www.sheknows.com/parenting/articles/2294892/best-activity-books-kids-amazon/

28.07.2020

Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Teach Your Kids To Rap In Virtual Classes

https://www.fatherly.com/news/how-to-teach-your-kids-to-rap-like-lin-manuel-miranda/

Q&A: How should parents talk to kids about going back to school during the COVID-19 pandemic?

https://www.clickorlando.com/health/2020/07/27/qa-how-should-parents-talk-to-kids-about-going-back-to-school-during-the-covid-19-pandemic/

‘Pandemic pods’ and ‘micro-schools’: How parents are finding ways to help their kids — and themselves — manage schooling at home

https://www.chicagotribune.com/coronavirus/ct-coronavirus-pandemic-pods-micro-schools-remote-learning-20200728-owam522jvfbd5beyvzssiqc7ki-story.html

Students create innovative ideas for online learning during Covid-19

https://www.scmp.com/yp/report/latest-reports/article/3094872/students-create-innovative-ideas-online-learning-during

COVID-19 risks for kids are low, must be balanced against cost of being out of school, doctors say

https://www.cbc.ca/news/health/kid-coronavirus-risk-school-1.5664708

'Inadequate' government guidelines leave Sask. parents looking to other education options

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/saskatchewan-back-to-school-fall-2020-homeschooling-distance-learning-1.5664852

Premier Moe warns against 'pandemic fatigue,' says increase in cases won't affect reopening plan

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/sask-covid-1.5665016

WHO says COVID-19 pandemic is 'one big wave', not seasonal

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/who-says-covid-19-pandemic-is-one-big-wave-not-seasonal-idUSKCN24T16U

27.07.2020

Why Young Americans Are Lonely

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/why-young-americans-are-lonely/Some Countries Reopened Schools. What Did They Learn About Kids and Covid?

https://www.wired.com/story/some-countries-reopened-schools-what-did-they-learn-about-kids-and-covid/

Send Your Kids to Virtual Summer Camp with Neil Patrick Harris

https://www.purewow.com/family/walmart-virtual-summer-camp-2020?utm_campaign=rss&utm_medium=syndication&utm_source=flipboard

Fauci urges Americans to get flu shot, as vaccine linked to lower Alzheimer's risk

https://www.newsweek.com/fauci-urges-americans-get-flu-shot-vaccine-linked-lower-alzheimers-risk-1520595

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