Children recently learned they will no longer be returning to school. At first for a few weeks, then a month and a half, maybe even the rest of the school year. This is a critical time of development and learning. Not to mention, social interaction with other kids and guidance from their teachers.
At first, there is the initial joy of no school. That quickly fades as they realize they are suppose to stay inside, not have play dates and not be able to go out to restaurants or parks.
It’s a very confusing time for a child and will get harder as time goes on. In a hard time, here’s a short poem and video about going through Coronavirus isolation as a child.