Nutrition, Health and Safety, Loose-Leaf Version Plus NEW MyEducationLab with Video-Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package, 2nd Edition

By Joanne Sorte, Inge Daeschel, Carolina Amador

Published by Pearson

Published Date: May 1, 2013

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A comprehensive overview of the nutrition, health, and safety needs of young children from birth through school age, Nutrition, Health, and Safety for Young Children: Promoting Wellness, 2/e prepares future educators to implement healthful practices and teach young children ways to contribute to their own wellness. Through anecdotes, cases, and authentic examples, the authors use a storytelling approach that helps contextualize wellness concepts for readers, promote thinking about professional situations, and offer a glimpse into the everyday classroom environment–diverse populations of young children in family child care, child care centers, preschools, and elementary school settings. In this new edition, the text has been streamlined to 16 chapters and still covers the wide range of challenges that teachers of young children are facing today, such as: an increasingly diverse population of young learners, more identified food allergies, concern about the obesity epidemic, the increase in pertussis (whooping cough) cases, focus on serving children with special health care needs in classrooms, new kinds of threats to children’s safety, and increased awareness of the need to develop healthy environments and use sustainable practices in early childhood settings. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video.

 

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Table of Contents

Part 1: Promoting Wellness

Chapter 1: Your Role in Children's Wellness

Part 2: Promoting Good Nutrition

Chapter 2: The Foundations of Optimal Nutrition

Chapter 3: The Science of Nutrition

Chapter 4: Feeding Infants

Chapter 5: Feeding Toddlers, Preschoolers, and School-Age Children

Chapter 6: Menu Planning

Chapter 7: Food Safety

Part 3: Promoting Healthful Practices

Chapter 8: Creating a Climate of Health and Wellness

Chapter 9: Health Screening and Assessment

Chapter 10: Managing Infectious Disease

Chapter 11: Teaching Children with Special Health Care Needs

Chapter 12: Children's Mental Health

Part 4: Promoting Safety

Chapter 13: Enhancing Safety Through Appropriate Environments

Chapter 14: Promoting Safe Practices Through Effective Classroom Management

Chapter 15: Responding to Emergencies

Chapter 16: Child Abuse and Neglect

Purchase Info

ISBN-10: 0-13-340665-2

ISBN-13: 978-0-13-340665-8

Format: Alternate Binding

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