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Health & Safety

Main Core Tie

Early Childhood Education I
Strand 3 Standard 1

Additional Core Ties

Early Childhood Education I
Strand 3 Standard 2

Time Frame

3 class periods of 60 minutes each

Group Size

Large Groups

Life Skills

  • Thinking & Reasoning
  • Communication
  • Social & Civic Responsibility
  • Employability




Lesson on health in the child care, including snacks. Also includes safety.


Power point projector, cook books with creative snack ideas.

Background for Teachers



Certification in First-aid and CPR is helpful. Jill Wallace comes each year to certify my whole class (801-352-7353).

Student Prior Knowledge

First-aid and CPR training is helpful.

Intended Learning Outcomes

Students will plan health snacks for children. Students will integrate health and safety knowledge into the classroom setting and curriculum.

Instructional Procedures


Power Point presentation should be separated into three different days of instruction (Healthy Snacks, Health, Safety). Follow lesson plan ideas for activities.

Assessment Plan

Students will have an acceptable score on quiz. Provide a list of creative snack ideas.

Contact using your education email address if you would like copies of the test / exam for this lesson plan. Be sure to include the Lesson Plan title in your email request.


State Curriculum Guide, "Introduction to Early Childhood Education" by Brewer.

Created: 07/17/2003
Updated: 02/05/2018