It is important during these times to explain to children about the distancing that is being experienced today. This, too, is why fear need not be. Need not be entertained and undertaken as it does have a ripple effect as it moves out from its point of origin.
Parents must take the lead and recognize the significance of the parental role model they are entrusted with as they move and evolve in this life. Each might seek the means to be that role model as they recognize how their efforts do affect not only the one but the many.