Parenting and Human Development

Hand in Hand - Nurturing the Parent Child Connection

Quit Day - Parents and Smoking - the dangers of second hand smoke.

Family Education Network  - Commercial site that also offers a variety of family topics

Family History Lesson Plan - Students are required to research some information about their family history, record this information and present orally to the class.

The Business of Babysitting

March of Dimes  - helping babies be born strong and healthy.

Stages of Human Development - up to age five.

How a Child Develops-Information regarding child development in children ages 0-5 years. Helpful tips for enhancing your child's development. Information on how to support the development of children involved with the foster care system, and resources for child development such as, local agencies and programs, support groups, books, websites, and national organizations.

Teens love to Know – links to on-line Babysitting courses.

Emergency Telephone Numbers Form -a printable form that every home should have next to the phone.

Red Cross Babysitting Safety Inspection Checklist

Crime Prevention Tips: Babysitters Guide- (PDF)

Interactive Pregnancy Calander -See what is happening with your unborn baby week by week.

Stork Net - On-line resources for parents to be and new parents.

Baby Center - Contains the latest recalls, hit tips for parents, ask the expert, baby names and much more.

RealityWorks-Information on using the  "Real Care" Baby in the classroom

Positive Parenting
-This site is great for issues relating to children.

Guide to pregnancy - This site covers oral health before, during and after pregnancy. It outlines all the reasons to take it seriously as well as highlighting all the key considerations for those conceiving or expecting.