Bone Health for Child Care

Chapter 1

Bone Health for Child Care

Goal: to understand bone structure, how to build healty bones and care for bone breaks

Table of Contents

  1. Bone Facts
  2. Building Healthy Bones
  3. Bone Fractures


Learning Objectives

After completing this class, the student will be able to:

  • recognize key bone facts
  • identify good sources of calcium and vitamin D
  • recall four ways to build strong bones and prevent broken bones



NOTE: This course may reflect state-specific regulations. No information in this course supersedes any state regulations you need to follow. You must consult your state’s regulations when developing policies and procedures. Regulations for all states are accessible on the National Database of Child Care Licensing Regulations. Click on the link provided to view regulations in your state.