Be Honest And Concrete: Tips For Talking To Kids About Death

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It can be challenging for a caregiver or educator to discuss the topic of death with children. During the COVID-19 pandemic, deaths have become more frequent and publically discussed, and as a result, children are asking more questions. This podcast from NPR shares tips on how to approach the topic of death and trauma. The webpage also includes a video clip from Sesame Street as a second resource on discussing grief with children.

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  • Early Childhood
  • Family Engagement
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