Grief & Loss

Resources to Support Children

Books Relating to Grief & Loss

  • I Miss You: A First Look at Death by Pat Thomas
  • When Someone Very Special Dies by Marge Heegaard
  • The Invisible String by Patrice Karst
  • When Dinosaurs Die: A Guide to Understanding Death by Laurie Krasny Brown & Marc Brown
  • The Memory Tree by Britta Teckentrup
  • Where Do They Go? by Julia Alvarez
  • The Memory Box: A Book About Grief by Joanna Rowland
  • No Matter What by Debi Gliori
  • When My Daddy Died, I… by K.J. Reider
  • Wherever You Are: My Love Will Find You by Nancy Tilllman

Support Personnel

If you have additional questions or concerns about how best to support your child during the grieving process, please contact:

  • Claire Nawojchik, School Counselor (Available Monday – Friday)
  • Ricia Weiner, School Psychologist (Available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday)
  • Ali Versaggi, School Social Worker (Available Tuesday and Friday)
  • Hayley Hannon, School Counselor, Grades 1 & 2 (Available Thursday)