Parents currently on lockdown with their kids may have just had their prayers (or nightmares) answered as Baby Shark has released a new song about washing your hands.
This is bound to be stuck in our heads for weeks. Keep scrolling to listen...
When it comes to the coronavirus pandemic, times have been particularly tough for parents.
via: Getty ImagesThose with small children have been hit hard, with some unable to buy essentials such as toilet paper and formula.
And those who do manage to stock up...
My friend bought 18 loo rolls and her kids put them all in the bath https://t.co/sxRsiRLOrV— Ed Cumming (@Ed Cumming)1584347631.0
And that's not the only struggle parents have been facing...With schools across the globe being forced to shut, many are wondering how they'll still be able to ensure their kids get educated at home.
In fact, many moms have been sharing their hilarious updates from home.
Homeschooling day 1: trying to get this kid transferred out of my class.— OutnumberedMother (@OutnumberedMother)1584468947.0
Tweets have been rolling in.
Homeschooling Day 2. No idea what to teach a second grader, so I just went with sodium regulation... https://t.co/phi0WQkyIz— Jason Napolitano, MD (@Jason Napolitano, MD)1584503753.0
Some parents even have four-legged students.
Homeschooling Day 2 - the new normal at the Gilman house. https://t.co/nVINcbd4FC— MrsG_ForanAP (@MrsG_ForanAP)1584468858.0
This one is a personal favorite.
[day 2 of homeschooling] all three of my students are failing English https://t.co/SNhtLAV17s— Ygrene (@Ygrene)1584543388.0
But, if anything...
via: Getty ImagesThe outbreak has made us realize just how important the work teachers do really is.
Amazingly, so many people have been coming forward online to offer up help.
For anyone #homeschooling - happy to chat! https://t.co/z89HJHi5b3— Mrs Little (@Mrs Little)1584489034.0
People have been really pulling together.Some have been making themselves available to answer any questions newly parents-turned-teachers, while other have offered to help homeschool kids online.
It's become something of a viral trend...
via: FacebookAnd, in light of all the doom and gloom, it's nice to see people caring for others and working together.
People have also been coming up with other ways to help parents...
Feeling the need to give generously as so many kids are out of school without access to books. I’m giving away five… https://t.co/AXyvb23dut— Jamie Sumner #AVAILABLENOW Tune It Out! (@Jamie Sumner #AVAILABLENOW Tune It Out!)1584536996.0
On a more serious note...
via: Getty ImagesWith schools closed and parents working from home, there's no doubt that many parents will be feeling overwhelmed at having to juggle everything at once.
But, parents are urged told to follow general advice from experts.
via: Getty ImagesThis includes avoiding playdates, keeping up with learning from home - including any homework that has been set by the school, and of course, follow WHO advice on social distancing and washing hands regularly.
People are also advising on maintaining a "calm tone" at home.
via: Getty ImagesEspecially since kids may be feeling anxious amid the outbreak.
But this week, it seems the creators of Baby Shark have come to the rescue...
via: YouTubeBaby Shark has released a new song all about washing hands that is bound to get stuck in your head for months to come. Keep scrolling to listen.
Baby Shark and his pals are rallying together to help fight against COVID-19.
via: YouTubeThe brand new song gives important advice to kids about hygiene during the pandemic and has been given the catchy title of Wash Your Hands.
The song has already been viewed a staggering 3 million times.
via: YouTubeSo, parents, cover your ears, because this is the only song your kids are going to be singing for weeks to come...
The song ends by telling listeners to "stay safe."
via: YouTubeWith tips about covering your sneezes and coughs, this truly is the public safety video we've all been praying for.