ESC-20 Family Engagement Newsletter
December 17, 2020
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Tips and Resources
View Guide Addressing Children and COVID-19 – Physical and Emotional Health
The National Center for Disaster Preparedness created a three-page guide focusing on the physical and emotional health of children during the COVID-19 pandemic. Topics include: modeling handwashing, staying active at home, monitoring social media use, and more. Download a PDF copy of the guide.
Review Healthy Snack Tips for Parents
Need help coming up with healthy snack ideas for your children? The U.S. Department of Agriculture has 10 snack tips for parents that include nibbling on lean protein, drinking low-fat milk, and more.
Learn How to Calm Your COVID-19 Anxiety
As a parent, you may be neglecting your own feelings by focusing solely on your children right now, but it’s important to take care of yourself. KidsHealth from Nemours has information for parents dealing with anxiety. View tips to help deal with your feelings.
View Travel Considerations During COVID-19 Pandemic
Many people may be hitting the road during the next several weeks to see friends and family. Remember to travel safely. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has travel tips and considerations for families that may be on the road. View CDC’s tips to consider before and after traveling.