Hand Washing - It's Your Health! | 3 Hours

Hand Washing - It's Your Health! | 3 Hours

All about the importance and necessity of hand washing in the early childhood education setting

About this course

Hand washing is the single-most effective way to prevent and manage contagion of disease and illness - and this is particularly true in early childhood, where young children do not have a sense of what's healthy and unhealthy. This course will focus on important and necessary hand washing practices, and look at ways in which to teach young children this important practice.

Earn 3 WA STARS Hours/ 3 clock hours of training

Important!

This course requires you to download and print documents to use in activities. You will also need to be able to scan & email/ email photographs back to us.  If you cannot do this, please do not enroll in this course.

Curriculum

  • Introduction
  • Overview
  • Hand Washing Facts
  • Current Practices
  • What Are Your Current Practices?
  • Teaching Children About Hand Washing
  • Hand Washing Activity Plan
  • Hand Washing Display
  • Conclusion
  • What Have You Learned?

About this course

Hand washing is the single-most effective way to prevent and manage contagion of disease and illness - and this is particularly true in early childhood, where young children do not have a sense of what's healthy and unhealthy. This course will focus on important and necessary hand washing practices, and look at ways in which to teach young children this important practice.

Earn 3 WA STARS Hours/ 3 clock hours of training

Important!

This course requires you to download and print documents to use in activities. You will also need to be able to scan & email/ email photographs back to us.  If you cannot do this, please do not enroll in this course.

Curriculum

  • Introduction
  • Overview
  • Hand Washing Facts
  • Current Practices
  • What Are Your Current Practices?
  • Teaching Children About Hand Washing
  • Hand Washing Activity Plan
  • Hand Washing Display
  • Conclusion
  • What Have You Learned?