“The Sesame Street Podcast with Foley & Friends” is an offering on Audible that gives some screen-free educational entertainment to kids who may be having spotty school lessons during the coronavirus pandemic.
Dr. Anna Banerji, an associate professor at the University of Toronto's School of Public Health, says trick or treating should "probably be cancelled this year."
Some were looking extra-forward to Halloween this year because it falls on a Saturday, with a monthly blue moon to boot.
With many school plans failing to promise smaller class sizes and epidemiologists noting less infection risk outdoors, an ardent movement of teachers, parents and sympathetic principals are urgently pursuing ambitious outdoor learning plans they hope can be incorporated into the curriculum.
Provinces have different guidelines when it comes to students wearing face masks.
Gone, for now, are the days when retirees Bill and Mary Hill could do whatever they please.