Have COVID-19 questions? We have answers

Story by CBC Kids News • 2020-09-08 14:30

Can pets get sick? What’s a pandemic?

Words like pandemic, vaccine and quarantine used to be words you’d come across at a spelling bee.

Now you can drop those terms into everyday conversations and nobody blinks.

Still, that doesn’t necessarily mean we fully understand what they mean.

CBC Kids News set out to answer some of the questions you have about the coronavirus and COVID-19 in a series of short videos.

Hit play on any of these links to watch them!

What is the second wave?

Aug. 26, 2020

What are COVID-19 symptoms in kids?

Aug. 21, 2020

Is it safe to swim during the pandemic?

June 4, 2020

What is contact tracing?

May 26, 2020

What’s a bubble family?

May 13, 2020

Can pets get sick from the coronavirus?

April 15, 2020

When will we get a coronavirus vaccine?

April 2, 2020

What is physical distancing?

March 26, 2020

Will we run out of food during the coronavirus outbreak?

March 25, 2020

What is flattening the curve?

March 18, 2020

What does it mean to be self-isolated?

March 13, 2020

Why is the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic?

March 13, 2020

Why is everybody freaking out about the coronavirus?

March 13, 2020


TOP IMAGE CREDIT: (Allison Cake/CBC)

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