COVID-19 Response

Information on Little Falls Community Schools' response to COVID-19

Fall 2020

Please see the LFCS 2020-2021 Back to School site for specific information on our return to school for Fall 2020. 

 

Resources for the Community

Talking to Children about COVID-19
  • Remain calm and reassuring
  • Make yourself available
  • Monitor television viewing and social media
  • Be honest and accurate in a developmentally appropriate way
  • Review and model basic hygiene and healthy lifestyle practices for protection
  • Focus on what you are doing to stay safe

More Detailed Resources:

Managing Anxiety and Stress

Managing Anxiety & Stress – Things you can do to support yourself

  • Take breaks from watching, reading, or listening to news stories, including social media.
  • Take care of your body.
  • Make time to unwind.
  • Talk with people you trust.
  • Seek help when needed.

More resources from the CDC on stress and anxiety and selfcare.

 

Manage Anxiety for Teens
  • Normalize Anxiety
  • Offer Perspective
  • Shift the Spotlight
  • Encourage Distraction
  • Manage your Own Anxiety

More details from this article in the NY Times.