Information Book Explaining the Coronavirus to Children, Illustrated by Gruffalo Illustrator #Books #Educators

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I can only imagine how current anxieties are being imprinted on developing minds. This free illustrated book will help children understand the Coronavirus and answer some questions they probably have.

Written by Elizabeth Jenner, Kate Wilson & Sia Roberts and Illisrated by Axel Scheffler (of ‘Gruffalo’ Fame)

From Nosy Crow:

Axel Scheffler has illustrated a digital book for primary school age children, free for anyone to read on screen or print out, about the coronavirus and the measures taken to control it. Published by Nosy Crow, and written by staff within the company, the book has had expert input: Professor Graham Medley of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine acted as a consultant, and the company also had advice from two head teachers and a child psychologist.

The book answers key questions in simple language appropriate for 5 to 9 year olds

Read it online or print it out if you’ve had enough screentime. Learn more about the project from BBC


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