Even if you have managed to keep your child or toddler away from news about COVID-19 in the media or overhearing adult conversations, they are bound to have questions.
Here are some age-appropriate responses from ZeroThree.org to the common questions a toddler might have. Most importantly, remember to keep your answers simple and age-appropriate.
Why can’t I play with that little boy over there? We have to take a break from playing with others so we can all stay healthy.
Why can’t I have a turn with that toy? We can’t play with other children’s toys right now, so we can all stay healthy.
Why are we wiping down everything with wipes? We wipe things down to keep them clean. You don’t need to explain more than this—young