Tips for Using Zoom with Your Grandchildren


More and more grandparents depend on video conferencing, such as Facetime, Zoom, Google Meet, and other platforms to chat with our grandchildren. Yet our grandkids can quickly lose interest if we don’t engage and entertain them.

Dr. Betsy Diamant-Cohen, children’s librarian and creator of Mother Goose on the Loose early literacy program, presents fun and interactive ways for grandparents to use Zoom with grandchildren from birth to age five—singing, using musical instruments. reading, and playing with puppets.

Watch Betsy’s video “Connecting with Your Grandchildren on Zoom.”