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ERIC Number: ED027972
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969
Pages: 47
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Head Start on Health.
Thompson, Nancy
This booklet presents hints, tips, and supplementary suggestions (in the areas of health and safety) for the less experienced preschool teacher. In the section "Living in Health," means for maintaining health and daily routines are discussed. "Practicing Safety" includes sections on responsibility and prevention. "Growing Big and Strong" covers physical development and nutrition, while "Discovering Self" discusses self-identity and answering questions. In the section "Using Community Resources," ways in which parents and community workers can be helpful are cited. Also given are suggestions about visitors, field trips, and followup activities. An extensive appendix includes books to read with preschool children, books for adults to read, records, films, posters, other sources of information, and a list of publishers and book wholesalers. (JS)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Early Childhood Education, Champaign, IL.; Illinois Univ., Urbana, National Lab. on Early Childhood Education.