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    CHILD DEVELOPMENT
     

    The Child Development Class will cover the following topics throughout 2nd semester.

         -Parents are people

         -Things that need to be in place to be a parent

          -Parenting styles

          -Types of families

         -Leadership in the family

         -Providing for a family

         -Choosing to have children

         -Myths about pregnancy and STD’s

         -Reproductive systems and fertilization

         -Genetic Diseases Project

         -Pregnancy & the 3 trimesters

         -Prenatal Care

         -Preparing for birth

         -Baby items

         -Birth process

         -APGAR score

         -Adjusting to parenthood

         -Birthmarks

         -Postpartum depression

         -Naming babies

         -Understanding Infants

         -Parenting infants

         -Introducing solid food

         -Parenting Teenagers

          -Development – birth to 8 months

         -Parenting strategies that result in productive children

         -Changes that occur in families when children are added

          -Meeting children’s physical needs

         -Health & Safety

          -Playdough

          -Reading to children

         -Reading a children’s book to the class (Project)

         -Meeting children’s’ emotional needs

         -Helping children relate to others

         -Baby Project

         -Helping children learn

         -Children with special needs

         -License to become a parent (project)

     

          

     

     

Last Modified on January 28, 2021