ERIC Number: ED361086
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Feeding Infants: A Guide for Use in the Child Care Food Program.
Food and Nutrition Service (USDA), Washington, DC.
Developed for use by staff participating in the Child Care Food Program (CCFP), this guide presents information on infant development, infant nutrition, safe food handling, and infant meal pattern requirements. The guide has an easy-to-read reference, covering general feeding issues as well as specifics of the CCFP infant meal pattern. All foods included in the infant meal pattern are discussed in detail, and are grouped according to the method of feeding: feeding by bottle, feeding of solid foods, and drinking from a cup. The guide includes a bibliography of 13 items and an appendix of handouts. All figures and handouts in the guide can be easily reproduced to distribute to family day care home providers, parents, or others who are responsible for feeding infants. (MM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Food and Nutrition Service (USDA), Washington, DC.