Parent resources for managing COVID 19

  • This website provides tips and supports for handling children concerns and managing the home environment
  • Supporting Teenagers and Young Adults during COVID 19 Click Here
  • This website provides tips and supports for handling children concerns and managing the home environment
  • COVID 19 Stress and Coping Click Here
  • Social Emotional Learning and Coping in COVID 19 Environment Click Here
  • Dealing with Children’s Frustration Click Here
  • Anxiety & Mindfulness Resources Powerpoint (presented at our SPED staff development day) - includes links to videos and a google folder that has access to additional visuals and strategies that parents can use.
  • Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and WTTW team up to tour Chicago's cultural institutions at HitPlayChicago.
  • Bring the Field Museum's learning resources to your home.

Books for children:

Other at home activities:

  • Write positive messages on your driveway or on rocks for neighbors to appreciate. 
  • Make a scrap-book
  • Explore different recipes on youtube

Healthy at Home: A Toolkit for Supporting Families Impacted by COVID-19

With the growing impact of the COVID-19 virus, ReadyRosie is developing a free toolkit as a resource to support families with information and resources for supporting the children in their care. There are new ideas every week, but they can be used at anytime.

More Healthy at Home:

  • CorePower Yoga is offering free yoga on-demand. 
  • Fitness Blender offers workout videos for every level, all free! 
  • Fitness Formula Clubs offers free workout classes on their facebook page under “videos”
  • Insight Timer is a free app with a library of over 30,000 guided relaxing and meditations options which can help with anxiety, stress, and sleep.