Reading materials that address the global pandemic. Resources brought to you by Reading Is Fundamental.


Germs: viruses, bacteria, and other microorganisms share the planet with us and can affect our health in both good and bad ways. The resources and materials you'll find here expose the germs that are lurking beneath -- and on -- the surface and highlight habits that can help us stay healthy.

Books & Resources

We’ve curated a special selection of books and resources about germs. Help children find answers to questions like, How do viruses work? Is there good bacteria? What is the proper way to wash your hands to prevent the spread of disease?

Kids Activity Center

Let the young children in your life explore resources about germs on their own. This vetted, safe, and appropriate set of activities – including coloring pages, puzzles, and videos – is ready for kids in grades Pre-K to 3 to use independently.