ERIC Number: ED103131
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
The Pocket Guide to Babysitting.
Children's Bureau (DHEW), Washington, DC.
This booklet, designed as a convenient guide for young baby-sitters, covers the essentials of providing good child care and establishing a good relationship with parents. There are brief discussions on dealing with parents and the sitter's limits within the home; other sections provide a guide to: (1) getting along with and protecting the children; (2) games and toys appropriate for younger children; (3)hints on feeding and dressing young children; (4) common problem situations and easy ways to handle them; (5) putting the child to bed; (6) common and serious injuries and illnesses which may arise, including some simple first aid procedures. (ED)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Child Care, Child Caregivers, Childhood Needs, First Aid, Guides, Homemaking Skills, Parents, Play, Safety
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock Number 1791-00197, $0.70)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Children's Bureau (DHEW), Washington, DC.