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Nutrition, Health, and Safety for Young Children: Promoting Wellness, 4th edition

  • Joanne Sorte
  • Carolina Amador
  • Inge Daeschel
  • Lauren Au Brinkmeyer
Pearson eText for Nutrition, Health, and Safety for Young Children: Promoting Wellness -- Instant Access

ISBN-13: 9780135573396

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4th edition

Published byPearson (June 24th 2020) - Copyright © 2021

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Nutrition, Health and Safety for Young Children examines the nutrition, health, and safety needs of young children from birth through age 8 holistically, and gives you practical strategies to share your knowledge with children and their families. In-text examples, case scenarios, and critical-thinking questions help prepare you for common situations you'll encounter in the modern classroom.

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Table of contents

Part One: Promoting Wellness
1. Your Role in Children’s Wellness 
Part Two: Promoting Good Nutrition
2. The Foundations of Optimal Nutrition
3. Exploring the Science of Nutrition
4. Managing Food Safety
5. Planning Menus
6. Feeding Infants
7. Feeding Toddlers, Preschoolers, and School-Age Children
Part Three: Promoting Healthful Practices
8. Creating a Climate of Health and Wellness
9. Health Screening and Assessment
10. Managing Infectious Disease
11. Teaching Children with Special Health Care Needs
12. Children’s Mental Health
Part Four: Promoting Safety 
13. Creating Safe Environments for Young Children
14. Using Routines, Supervision, and Classroom Management Strategies to Promote Safety 
15. Child Maltreatment 
16. Managing Emergencies 

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