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Safety, Nutrition, and Health in Early Education -Plus CD

Safety, Nutrition, and Health in Early Education -Plus CD - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 978-1418011628

Cover of Safety, Nutrition, and Health in Early Education -Plus CD 3RD 07 (ISBN 978-1418011628)
ISBN13: 978-1418011628
ISBN10: 1418011622
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 3RD 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: Delmar Learning
Published: 2007
International: No

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Safety, Nutrition, and Health in Early Education -Plus CD - 3RD 07 edition

ISBN13: 978-1418011628

Cathie Robertson

ISBN13: 978-1418011628
ISBN10: 1418011622
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 3RD 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: Delmar Learning
Published: 2007
International: No
Summary

Safety, Nutrition, and Health in Early Education, 3E covers the four major subject areas of safety, nutrition, health, and special topics. New to this edition is expanded coverage of children with disabilities and other special needs; updated information on nutrition, including the new MyPyramid Food Guidance System and practical information on creating linkages with children, families, staff, community, and community resources. Special features of the text include vignettes; checklists; case studies; Pause for Reflection, which offers students a time to pause and examine how they feel about specific topics; Reality Checks with Checkpoints, questions that allow readers to critically examine the information presented; and new tables, charts, photos, and graphics. In addition, special attention is given to bullying; disaster planning for human-generated disasters; how America eats; the impact of war and terrorism on children; Autism; Fetal Alcohol Syndrome; and being at risk for preventable diseases. . This text combines basic information and theory, as well as practical applications, resources, and other early education skills needed for working with children, families, and staff.

Benefits:

  • Aids in building awareness and understanding of cultural competence while working with children and families from diverse backgrounds
  • Provides expanded coverage of children with special needs
  • Includes expanded information on nutrition, including the new My Pyramid Food Guidance System
  • Prepares the teacher to work with children from an environment that is influenced by physical, economic, social, emotional, and cultural factors

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: A Holistic Approach to Safety, Nutrition and Health in Quality Early Childhood Education Environments

Chapter 2: Creating Safe Environments for Early Childhood Education

Chapter 3: Indoor Safety

Chapter 4: Outdoor Safety

Chapter 5: Emergency Response Procedures for Early Childhood Education Environments

Chapter 6: Promoting Good Nutrition in Early Childhood Education

Chapter 7: Protecting Good Nutrition in Early Childhood Education

Chapter 8: Providing Good Nutrition in Early Childhood Education Environments

Chapter 9: Menu Planning and Food Safety in Early Childhood Education Environmetns

Chapter 10: Promoting Good Health for Quality Early Childhood Education Environments

Chapter 11: Tools for Promoting Good Health in Children

Chapter 12: Prevention of Illness in Early Childhood Education Environments through Infection Control

Chapter 13: Supportive Health Care in Early Childhood Education Environments

Chapter 14: Child Maltreatment

Chapter 15: Children with Disabilities or Other Special Needs

Chapter 16: Creating Linkages