Appetite to Play
Date(s) - Apr 28, 2018
9:30 am - 12:45 pm
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The Appetite to Play interactive workshop for early childhood providers will enhance knowledge, skills and confidence in creating childcare settings that support healthy eating, physical activity, food and physical literacy to promote healthy child development. Early childhood (0-5 years) is a critical time for setting the stage for lifelong healthy behaviours. During this workshop planning tools, tips and ideas, recipes, games and activities will be shared and practiced. Participants will receive a booklet to help them get started and an overview of the Appetite to Play online resources.
- Child Growth and Development
- Child Health and Wellbeing
- Curriculum/Program Development
- Early Care and Education
- Family Support
- Professional Ethics & Practice
Suitable for parents and child care providers of children 0-5 years of age.
Professional Development Certificate
Professional Development Certificate Credit Hours
$25.00 members, $32.00 non-members
Registration Contact Email
Registration Contact Phone Number
604-931-3400 Ext. 0
Jacky has worked in the child care field for over 30 years, including the past 14 years at the YMCA Child Care Resource and Referral program providing support and training to child care providers. She has facilitated a Roots of Empathy program in School District #43 for 10 years and is currently an Appetite to Play program facilitator. Jacky is passionate about healthy development opportunities for young children with responsive child care programming using natural materials and outdoor experiences.