Presentation on theme: "Health, Safety and Nutrition"— Presentation transcript:
1 Health, Safety and Nutrition Chapter 1: Interrelationship of Health, Safety and NutritionChapter 2: Promoting Good Health
2 Chapter 1 & 2 TopicsChapter 1: The Interrelationship between Health, Safety and NutritionFactors affecting health, safety and nutritionThe teacher’s roleChapter 2: Promoting Good HealthHealth PromotionAreas of Health to ConsiderHealth Topics to Teach
3 Factors Affecting Health CultureKnowledgeNutritionHealthSocio-EconomicStatusHealthEnvironment and Life Style
4 Factors Affecting Safety CultureKnowledgeNutritionSafetySocio-EconomicStatusHealthEnvironment and Life Style
5 Factors Affecting Nutrition CultureKnowledgeHealthNutritionSocio-EconomicStatusSafetyEnvironment and Life Style
6 What is the Interrelationship between Health, Safety and Nutrition?
7 Health Promotion Organizations Healthy People 2010Identifies and provides information to prevent health problems and encourages collaborationNational Health and Safety Performance Standards for Child CareProvides detailed quality standards and procedures for children in organized care environmentsHealthy Child Care AmericaImproves quality of educational programs, early care, and coordinates health care professionals with early education professionals
8 What is Health Promotion? Recall when someone gave you a healthy messageRecall when you noticed a role model for making healthy choices.Recall when you encouraged someone to make a healthier choice.Recall when you made a new healthy choice.… so what is health promotion?
9 The Teacher's Role Protect children from harm Teach basic skills for lifeFollow licensing and legal regulationsCollaborate with parentsHave current information and resourcesOffer training and resources to parentsModel healthy choices to children and parents
10 Teach the Basic Life Skills to Children and Parents Physical HealthMental HealthSocial HealthEmotional Health
11 Physical Health Teach children Teach parents Stay with your adult Use your body safelyBe kind to other people’s bodiesTeach parentsChild depends on you for physical safetyChild proof the environment, use car seatsProtect your child from harm at all times
12 Emotional Health Teach Children Teach Parents To label, share and discuss their feelingsTo say “no”To ask for helpTeach ParentsTo respond to child’s thinking and questionsTo explain actions as neededTo seek help if they are overwhelmed
13 Social Health Teach Children Teach Parents How to make friends How to be friendlyHow to take turns and shareIdentify when they need alone timeTeach ParentsMaking and maintaining healthy relationshipsMaintaining social stability in the homeSupporting healthy friendships between childhood friends
14 Mental Health Teach Children Teach Parents To identify problems and seek solutionsTo cooperate with othersTo build strong relationships with other adultsTeach ParentsBe caring and responsiveGive consistent, age-appropriate disciplineDemonstrate resilient behaviorsGive encouragement more than criticism
15 What To Teach Each Age and Stage Physical HealthMental HealthSocial HealthResilient ChildrenInfantsToddlersPreschool Children