Resources for Families with Children
Here are some fun and educational links for children to help explain and keep informed about the current COVID-19 crisis as well as resources to keep them occupied. Santa Cruz Public Libraries will continue to update resources and provide links during shelter in place. Stay turned for SCPL virtual programming and please check out our Instagram and Facebook for daily posts.
SCPL Kids Page!
The library has many kids resources including tutoring help, virtual field trips, book and movie suggestions and more.
Resources for Families During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Navigate social distancing and school closures with quality media from commonsensemedia.org, you can also learn tips on at-home learning opportunities.
Storyline Online is available 24 hours a day for children, parents, caregivers and educators worldwide. Each book includes supplemental curriculum developed by a credentialed elementary educator, aiming to strengthen comprehension and verbal and written skills for English-language learners.
KQED: At Home Learning
KQED is offering at home learning in response to school closures. This material is for all children and youth in California.
NASP: Talking to Children About COVID-19 (Coronavirus): A Parent Resource
National Association of School Psychologists has put together resources on how to talk to children about Covid-19.
Santa Cruz County Office of Education: COVID-19 Updates
Stay up to date with Santa Cruz County Office of Education and get updates on local schools.
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