Common Illnesses: What to Do!

Chapter 1

Common Illnesses: What to Do!

Goal: to learn the signs and symptoms of common illnesses and how to prevent and treat




Table of Contents

  1. Staying Healthy
  2. Illness, Signs and Symptoms
  3. Home Treatment Options
  4. When to Stay Home



Learning Objectives

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

  • explain ways to avoid common illness
  • list common signs and symptoms of illness
  • relate "home treatment" options
  • discuss symptoms that would keep a child home



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.