This lesson package is a part of our COVID-19 Educational Resource Series.

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The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak in Singapore has presented a global health crisis that compels us as a community to band together and do our part to fight the virus as one people. 

In response to the COVID-19, we witnessed instances of panic buying in our community – surgical masks, groceries and other essentials were emptied off the shelves. What events led up to the panic buying situation, why did that happen and what we can as individuals do during this time? 


  • Understand and analyse the context of situations we observe around us
  • How can we lead positively in situations like this to be the voice of reason and assurance for those around us?
Lesson package includes:

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