This course focuses on promoting and maintaining the health and well-being of young children. An emphasis is placed upon promoting healthy living in young children by creating safe and stimulating physical environments; taching and modeling habits of healthy eating and living and planning and adapting experiences to support gross motor development, healthy eating and exercise. Further focus will be on supporting young children in their development of habits to support personal hygiene and self -care. As a requirement of this course, students will also complete First Aid and Child/Infant CPR. Prerequisite: Admission to the Teacher Education Program.