Health & Safety

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    Both children and teachers will enjoy these ten low-cost or free ways to incorporate fitness into a classroom’s daily routine. This poster (12"x36", laminated) will encourage everyone to have fun moving their bodies and staying fit. The poster is illustrated by Melanie Hope Greenberg and is based on the article "10X. Affordable Fitness Fun," published in the June/July 2013 issue of Teaching Young Children (Vol. 6, No. 5).

  • Item #: 274
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    By AAP, APHA, & NRC

    Preventing Childhood Obesity in Early Care and Education contains the new set of national standards describing evidence-based best practices in nutrition, physical activity, and screen time for early care and education programs. It focuses on general nutrition education and requirements for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers along with active opportunities for physical activities. Excerpted from Caring for Our Children (#705).

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  • Item #: 8200
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    How can adults build resiliency in youth? Learn how you can overcome the barriers to resilience, such as the death of a parent or grandparent, poverty, job loss or the disability of a parent. Learn how to help a child develop self-esteem and how a sense of personal security builds resilience. See how working with families across a broad array of issues can help children build resiliency. Understand the language of resiliency.

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  • Item #: 8202
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    Understand how to delineate the significance of protective factors in young children. Learn strategies for supporting the development of assets and protective factors. Understand the importance of social marketing as a strategy for increasing parent involvement.

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  • Item #: 7222
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    By Sharon Bergen & Rachel Robertson

    Early childhood is a critical time in human development. Understanding and supporting children's wellness early on can make the greatest impact on physical, social and emotional, and cognitive health throughout childhood and adulthood. This book provides a comprehensive collection of checklists and research-based information to help you evaluate and improve wellness in your program, making it a safe, happy place for each person—child and adult—who passes through the doors. 

    The checklists cover six areas of wellness:

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  • Item #: 750
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    By Susan S. Aronson & Timothy R. Shope, eds.

    Presented in an easy-to-use format, this must-have guide provides:

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  • Preventing Obesity in Early Childhood Settings
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    Child obesity is at epidemic levels. One-third of the children in America are carrying too much weight. Early childhood programs can lead the way in educating young children and their parents on the importance of diet and exercise. This Turn-Key Training Program will give early childhood educators the knowledge base and practical strategies they need to make a difference.

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    By Susan S. Aronson, ed.

    Bestseller! Now in its fifth edition, Healthy Young Children has been used in hundreds of early childhood settings to promote the health, nutrition, and safety of children, staff members, and families. This edition contains a new chapter on promoting children’s health through physical activity. Also included are updated standards, procedures, and resources, including sample forms, letters, and checklists.

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  • Early Sprouts
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    By Karrie Kalich, Dottie Bauer, & Deirdre McPartlin

    A research-based early childhood curriculum, this “seed-to-table” approach gets children interested in and enjoying nutritious fruits and vegetables. The activities used in this 24-week program can be tailored to fit any early childhood program, climate, or geographical region; have been tested in a variety of early learning environments; and have received accolades from children, their parents, and teachers alike. From Redleaf Press.

  • 1 Great Plate for Preschoolers (Poster)
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    Encourage preschoolers to make their plates great! This poster (18”x24”, laminated) promotes an easy-to-remember USDA MyPlate equation to help elementary children visualize how to fill their dinner plates. A good-for-you and tasty meal is pictured showing the divisions of the new food pyramid, MyPlate. From Learning ZoneXpress.