ERIC Number: ED111517
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Your New Human: Birth to One Month.
Cooper, Grace C.
Information on the child's first month of life is presented in a self-instructional format. This illustrated booklet is part of a related curriculum on parenting and child development for school-age mothers. The physical appearance of newborns, hospital maternity ward procedures, suggestions for daily schedules for new school-age mothers and their infants, alternatives in day care, and actual infant care are explained. Short quizzes and answers are provided on the material covered in the booklet. Emphasis is placed on the developmental importance of stimulation, learning activities, and interaction between the new mother and infant. (BRT)
Descriptors: Child Care, Child Development, Day Care, Emotional Adjustment, Family Day Care, Individual Differences, Infant Behavior, Infants, Learning Activities, Parent Child Relationship, Parenthood Education, Physical Characteristics, Physical Development, Physical Health, Unwed Mothers
Consortium on Early Childbearing and Childrearing, Child Welfare League of America, Inc., Suite 618, 1145 Nineteenth St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 (Paper, set of 6 books, $12.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Child Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Consortium on Early Childbearing and Childrearing, Washington, DC.; Child Welfare League of America, Inc., New York, NY.