It can be hard for children to understand what germs are, and what we can do to prevent their spread. After all, we can’t see them! This video gives an up-close look at germs and how to get rid of the ones that can make us sick.

After watching, talk about all the times we wash our hands. Ask, What are three times during the day when we should wash our hands? Is it enough to just use water, or do we need to wash with soap?