Caring For Each Other Resources

Your friends on Takalani Sesame are here to support you during the COVID-19 health crisis. We know that these are stressful times, and families everywhere are creating a new sense of normalcy. So our website is filled with content you can use to spark playful learning, offer children comfort, and focus a bit on yourself, too. The resources below can help your family play, learn, and breathe deeply together—and we'll keep adding more in days and weeks to come, including new messages from your Takalani Sesame pals. Stay tuned for more! #CaringForEachOther

Activities for Kids

Safe coughing and sneezing

How to Cough and Sneeze Safely


We Can Wash Our Hands


Washing Your Hands Maze


Virus facts, explaining to kids

Mae's Minute: Talking to kids about Coronavirus

Safe coughing/sneezing

Elmo's World News Special Report: Cover Your Cough and Sneeze Dance

Understanding germs/virus

Pop-Up Playtime with Raya and Grover: Virus Facts

Health promotion

Pop-Up Playtime with Raya and Grover: Vaccines

Social distancing rationale/practice

Pop-Up Playtime with Raya and Grover: Social Distancing

Caregiver Resources

Taking care of oneself

Caring For Our Children

Virus facts, explaining to kids

Talking to Children About COVID-19

Taking care of oneself

We Are Safe and Together


Understanding germs/virus

Staying Healthy