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Responsibilities of Parenting

Main Core Tie

Child Development
Strand 1 Standard 1

Time Frame

1 class periods of 90 minutes each

Life Skills

  • Communication
  • Social & Civic Responsibility


Jason Skidmore


There are many responsibilities related to caring for children. Many times we see only the fun and positive outings, parties and happy moments that adults spend with children. There are also teaching moments that are very difficult. It is vital to learn how to deal with the more difficult aspects of dealing with children, as well as learning how to positively reinforce them.


Background for Teachers


Intended Learning Outcomes

Evaluate factors to consider to determine personal preparedness for parenthood.

Instructional Procedures


Assessment Plan

Students will complete the study guide during the "Wanna Be a Parent" activity.


Utah Curriculum Guide


Created: 05/14/2003
Updated: 02/05/2018