ERIC Number: ED180628
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Nutrition in the Early Childhood Setting: Arizona HSST/CDA Competency Based Training Module #15.
The purpose of this Child Development Associate (CDA) training module is to provide the CDA intern with knowledge of how to use nutrition information with children and parents, as well as how to structure and carry out a nutrition program, including mealtime and food preparation activities. Objectives are presented along with suggested activities for achieving each objective and an assessment checklist. Also provided is a study guide emphasizing basic nutrition, special needs of the preschool child; social, psychological, cultural, and religious reasons for eating, mealtime experiences; and a food preparation program. Resources for further study and supplemental materials are also provided. (Author/MP)
Descriptors: Breakfast Programs, Child Caregivers, Competency Based Teacher Education, Early Childhood Education, Eating Habits, Lunch Programs, Nutrition, Nutrition Instruction, Postsecondary Education, Preschool Teachers, Psychomotor Skills, Training
Arizona/Nevada CDA, P.O. Box 337, Sacaton, AZ 85247 ($0.33 per moudle)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Pinal County Community Coll. District, Coolidge, AZ. AZona/Nevada Child Development Associates.
Identifiers: CDA; Child Development Associate
Note: For other modules in this series, see PS 011 100-128