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Coronavirus Journal

Covid-19 Timecapsule Ideas

Covid-19 Journal Prompts

August 2020 prompts

My good friend and creative genius, Aimee Ferre, has taken my COVID-19 journaling and time capsule ideas to an *entirely* new level by creating delightful artwork you can download (one free download, one download pack for purchase). Check it out – you’ll be glad you did!

Click here or on video above to see Aimee sharing her COVID-19 journaling and time capsule ideas on Studio 5.

Click here to see Aimee’s website.

May 2020 prompts

The Coronavirus Pandemic is unprecedented and will be an important chapter in history. Document your responses to these prompts as an important chapter in your history.

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Prompt #23: Trial & Error Stage of Reopening

“Most researchers agree that reopening society will be a long haul, marked by trial and error.” – Kai Kupferschmidt

Governments are trying to triangulate the:
HEALTH of their citizens, the
FREEDOM of their populations, and
ECONOMIC constraints.

 Of these three, what (if any) do you think should take precedence? Why?

Share personal experiences that have shaped your opinions.

Dig In:

https://justthenews.com/politics-policy/coronavirus/health-sec-azar-says-areas-reopening-have-not-experienced-surge-covid

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/04/ending-coronavirus-lockdowns-will-be-dangerous-process-trial-and-error#

https://www.wsj.com/articles/what-6-feet-of-separation-looks-like-as-businesses-reopen-11588900667?mod=theme_coronavirus-ribbon

Prompt #24: What has been scrubbed from your calendar?

What special events or vacations have been scrubbed from your calendar this year? Describe your feelings about the changes.

Dig In:

https://www.citylab.com/life/2020/04/coronavirus-safe-travel-airbnb-rental-business-host-bailout/608917/

Prompt #25: Carefree Summer?

“Warmer weather calls to mind carefree summers — picnics in the park, swimming at the beach, fireworks on the Fourth. But nothing feels carefree now.” – Michael Levenson, Tara Parker-Pope and James Gorman

What are your state’s current recommendations about responsible social distancing outside?

What plans can you make to have a fun summer despite the restrictions?

Dig In:

https://www.businessinsider.com/risk-of-coronavirus-transmission-lower-outdoors-evidence-2020-5

https://www.self.com/story/safe-outdoor-activities-coronavirus

https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/496483-evidence-mounts-that-outside-is-safer-when-it-comes-to-covid-19

April 2020 Prompts

The Read More button on each of the FIVE weekly posts below takes you to each week’s worth of themed daily prompts from April 2020 plus an article describing why we should care right now to write this all down.

| All-in-One Covid-19 April Journaling Prompts: download .pdf here |
| Covid-19 Timecapsule Ideas: download .pdf here |

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Week Two: April Covid-19 Journal Prompts

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Need Ideas?

Get started by taking at look at the library below where we found some fun, interesting resources found online by searching Coronavirus.