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Browsing and holds pickup available.
Masks are required for unvaccinated patrons, including children aged 2-11.

Family Quarantine Resources

Talking about COVID-19
Child Mind Institute: Supporting Families During COVID-19
LinkEnglish and Spanish Available
New York Public School Libraries: FREE eBooks About Coronavirus / COVID-19LinkEnglish and Spanish
Website of Resources
Picture Book
Zero to Three: Tips for Families - CoronavirusLinkWebsite of Resources
Sesame Street: Caring For Each OtherLinkWebsite of Resources
National Association of School Psychologists:
Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19
Brain Pop Jr.: Washing Your HandsLinkVideo Resources During COVID-19 GuideLinkWebsite of Resources
PBS Kids How to Talk to Kids about CoronavirusLinkArticle
WGBH Coronavirus Resource CenterLinkWebsite of Resources
PLAYMOBIL: Explain the Coronavirus to Children - Smyths ToysLinkVideo
Song: Do the 5 Safety Tips LinkVideo
Song: Elmo Washy Wash LinkVideo
Book: Be a Coronavirus Fighter by Songju Ma Daemicke & Helen H. WuLinkPicture Book
Song: Daniel Tiger Germs Germs Go AwayLinkVideo
Song: Doc McStuffins Wash Your HandsLinkVideo
Song: Wiggles Hand WashingLinkVideo
Song: Okee Dokee Don’t Touch Your FaceLinkVideo
Song: Baby Shark HandwashingLinkVideo
Book: Coronavirus: A Book for Children by Elizabeth Jenner and Kate Wilson and Nia Roberts (text) & Axel ScheffleLinkPicture Book



Educational Resources and Fun Activities for Home
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Wide Open School powered by Common Sense MediaLinkResources Website
WBGH Distance Learning CenterLinkResources Website
Virtual School ActivitiesLinkResources List
WBGH Weekly Learning Broadcast Schedule LinkResources TV
Stone Bookworm: Online Homeschooling Resources LinkResources List
Hour of CodeLinkSTEM
Science Mom Daily 1 hour Lesson StremLinkSTEM
Times Magazine for KidsLinkMedia
Amazing Educational Resources Google DocLinkResources List
Wellesley Public Schools Remote LearningLinkResources Website
Harry Potter at HomeLinkResources Website
WPS Remote Learning Library ActivitiesLinkResources Website
STEAM at homeLinkResources Website
Virtual MuseumsLinkResources List
Education Evaluation Consumer AffairsLinkResources List
museum iconChildren’s Museum Virtual ActivitiesLinkWebsite of Resources
20 Sites to Improve Your Child’s LiteracyLinkResources List
Virtual Robot and CodingLinkSTEM
Art at HomeLinkResources List
Scituate Rookie HomeschoolersLinkResources List
NatGeo@HomeLinkResources Website
Bedtime MathLinkResources Website
Discover Museum at HomeLinkResources Website
Laurie Berkner Band Livestream Daily LinkJust for Fun: Music
Mama Ballroom LinkJust for Fun: Music
Miss Nina Weekly Pre-School Music and MovementLinkJust for Fun: Music
Learn Typing from HomeLinkActivity
Highlights for Kids MagazineLinkMedia
National Geographic for KidsLinkMedia
Field MuseumLinkResources Website
Common Sense Media: PodcastsLinkResources List
NASA at HomeLinkSTEM
The Ultimate List of Online Music Education GamesLinkJust for Fun: Music
New York Philharmonic Kid ZoneLinkJust for Fun: Music
Librarians Recommend these Apps and GamesLinkJust for Fun: Apps and Games
Kids GardeningLinkActivity
NaNoWriMo for Kids!: Writing WebsiteLinkActivity