Health & Nutrition

Support health and fitness initiatives with Kaplan's selection of resource books, posters, and videos. Kaplan encourages students to consider nutritious options and promotes physical exercise as a great way to have fun.

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Mindful Classrooms - Paperback
Mindful Classrooms - Paperback
Item: 32969
Status: In Stock
$34.95
Help teach students how to focus and self-regulate with this interactive, research based curriculum. Ready-to-use stretching, breathing, reflective exercises, and mindfulness practices built into their daily routines. Perfect for building skills that will carry into their adult lives. Great skills for use at school and home. Book is paperback. 194 pages.
Cooking With Curious Chef
Cooking With Curious Chef
Item: 55590
Status: In Stock
$23.95
4 years & up. Includes 36 kid-friendly recipes and 50+ workbook activities. Instills valuable life skills by using step-by-step photos, making it easy for children to complete the recipes. Each section includes nutrition tips and food facts. Cookbook has a hard cover with a concealed spiral binding that allows the book to lay flat while using. Measures 11.1"H x 9"W x 0.7"D. Adult supervision is required.
Healthy Children, Healthy Lives: The Wellness Guide for Early Childhood Programs
Healthy Children, Healthy Lives: The Wellness Guide for Early Childhood Programs
Item: 29064
Status: In Stock
$29.95
Early childhood is a critical time in human development. Understanding and supporting children's wellness early on can make the greatest impact on physical, social and emotional, and cognitive health throughout childhood and adulthood. This book provides a comprehensive collection of checklists and research-based information to help you evaluate and improve wellness in your program, making it a safe, happy place for each person -- child and adult -- who passes through the doors. The checklists cover… More »
Preschool Health and Safety Matters
Preschool Health and Safety Matters
Item: 20238
Status: In Stock
$14.95
Early childhood educators are responsible for the health and safety of the children they care for. From preventing harm from known safety risks to promoting children's medical, nutritional, oral, and mental health, educators and program directors act as children's daily protection and support. This easy-to-use manual provides educators with the information they need to ensure that the children in their care are safe, while they learn the best practices to stay healthy for life. With suggestions,… More »
Fabulous Food
Fabulous Food
Item: 81864
Status: In Stock
$19.95
From 'Sipping Cider Through a Straw' to 'Apples and Bananas', children will sing and learn about a variety of foods while exploring nutrition and traditions. The enclosed CD features 25 fun songs, old favorites and originals, and the book offers more than 300 activities that help children appreciate the fabulous food we enjoy every day. All children love to sing and learn, so the book includes both English language learner strategies and special needs adaptations.
Complete Book of Breastfeeding, 4th Edition - Paperback
Complete Book of Breastfeeding, 4th Edition - Paperback
Item: 72382
Status: In Stock
$14.95
$9.95
The Complete Book of Breastfeeding is a recognized classic in its field. Now it's been completely revised and updated in a new fourth edition-non-doctrinaire, informative, and friendly, it is the most accessible and authoritative book, as much required reading for expecting and new mothers as a pregnancy guide and baby name book. All healthy mothers should consider breastfeeding for the first year of a baby's life, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics, and this is the book that will help… More »
The Early Sprouts Cookbook - Paperback
The Early Sprouts Cookbook - Paperback
Item: 74482
Status: In Stock
$29.95
This Cookbook is packed with more than 70 child-tested and child-approved recipes that contribute to children's well-rounded diets. These recipes incorporate vegetables, fruits, whole grains, lean protein, and other nutrient-rich ingredients into preschoolers' meals-each aligning with the USDA Food Guide Pyramid and CACFP guidelines. In addition to nutritious and delicious breakfast, lunch, snack, and special celebration recipes, you will find recommended nutrition guidelines for young children,… More »
Infant-Toddler Social Studies: Activities to Develop a Sense of Self - Paperback
Infant-Toddler Social Studies: Activities to Develop a Sense of Self - Paperback
Item: 74277
Status: In Stock
$24.95
$19.95
As infants become toddlers, their expanding sense of self and growing motor, language, and cognitive skills provide opportunities for learning more about the physical and social world around them. This book is a valuable resource for advancing a child's sense of self, cultural identity, social relationships, and connectedness to community through developmentally appropriate activities. Paperback. 176 pages.
The Neglected Child - Paperback
The Neglected Child - Paperback
Item: 27685
Status: In Stock
$16.95
'The Neglected Child' provides everything educators and caregivers need to know to identify and intervene in neglectful situations, while also creating a safe, nurturing, and protective environment for young children. From defining the different types and levels of severity of neglect to establishing suspicion and reporting neglectful situations, this book is filled with helpful information from expert psychologists and educators in the field today. Each chapter includes a brief quiz to assess chapter… More »
Healthy Young Children (5th Edition)
Healthy Young Children (5th Edition)
Item: 29077
Status: In Stock
$45.00
This comprehensive manual contains a new chapter on promoting children's health through physical activity as well as updated standards, procedures, and resources, including sample forms, letters, and checklists. 256 pages.
Story Dictation
Story Dictation
Item: 16875
Status: In Stock
$24.95
$19.95
3 years & up. Builds literacy, sequential storytelling, and abstract thinking abilities, while helping fulfill early learning standards. This book will identify basics of story dictation, including when and how to do it; how to use it to assess and document language and social development; and the most common subjects of children's stories and what they may represent. 144 pages.
Peak Performance Poster Set
Peak Performance Poster Set
Item: 91351
Status: In Stock
$58.95
$39.95
Grades 1 & up. Teach successful habits with this set of seven posters.
Healthy From the Start Spanish Edition (set of 20)
Healthy From the Start Spanish Edition (set of 20)
Item: 85291
Status: In Stock
$29.95
$25.00
Healthy From the Start helps parents and caregivers learn how meal and snack times are rich opportunities to help children learn healthy eating habits. They can feel important, loved, trusted that others will care for them and respect their bodies. Healthy from the Start is available in packets of 20 to make it convenient to distribute copies to parents and staff.
Managing Infectious Diseases in Child Care and Schools, 5th Edition
Managing Infectious Diseases in Child Care and Schools, 5th Edition
Item: 34347
Status: In Stock
$59.95
This award-winning guide provides child care directors, teachers, and caregivers with essential information on the prevention and management of infectious diseases in group care settings. The newly revised and updated fifth edition is aligned with the most recent version of the premier AAP source of information on infectious diseases, Red Book®: 2018-2021 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases, 31st Edition. The robust section of more than 55 quick reference fact sheets on common infectious… More »
Cooking Art (Book)
Cooking Art (Book)
Item: 39944
Status: In Stock
$19.95
Children can make 150 edible activities. 89 activities require no baking, 64 activities use 5 ingredients or less, and 25 activities require only 10-15 minutes to prepare. 13 different food categories are represented with icons. The 12 theme-related chapters include Shapes & Forms, Numbers & Letters, Transportation & Travel, Building & Construction and Animals & Creatures. Paperback, 192 pages