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This summer is going to look very different as we grapple with COVID-19.
Many summer camps and community activities are closed. This leaves kids at home with nothing to do and parents wondering how they will keep them entertained (while trying to hold down full-time jobs in some cases).
First and foremost, families need to stay safe and continue taking precautions as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Learn how to keep your child safe this summer during COVID-19.
Wash your hands often and use hand sanitizer. Continue wearing face coverings when out in public (don’t put a mask on a child under age 2), stay 6 feet away from anyone outside of your household, and avoid crowded places and group gatherings.
Here are 8 ways to keep kids busy this summer during coronavirus:
While this summer won’t be like any other, we can still make the best of it.
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Learn how to make the best of your summer staycation
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