Reduce the spread of COVID-19: Hygiene for kids
An animated video: a child appears on screen.
Stop the spread of germs that can make you and others sick.
The child sneezes into his hand. Saliva droplets are projected.
Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze.
The child reappears, but this time sneezes into a tissue. Nothing is projected.
If you don’t have a tissue, use your elbow.
The child coughs into his elbow.
Put your used tissue in the wastebasket.
A tissue falls into a wastebasket.
Wash your hands often, especially after you have been coughing or sneezing. Use warm water and soap for at least 20 seconds.
The child washes his hands and a stopwatch indicating 20 seconds appears on screen.
Text on screen:
- for more information: go to Canada.ca/coronavirus
- or dial: 1-833-784-4397
A message from the Public Health Agency of Canada, and the Government of Canada.
A message from the Government of Canada.
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