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Child Care Unit - Class Activities

Video: How to Be a Good Babysitter
 Intro to Babysitting Unit

Assignment #1:

Looking for More Babysitting Thoughts & Suggestions . . .

Assignment 1: Interviews

Alternate Assignment: Babysitting Basics

Video: Babysitting Nightmare
(Find the babysitting mistakes!)

Video: Burns

Video: Heimlich Maneuver Saves
Another School Kid

Video: Heimlich Maneuver Steps

Video: Infant Choking

Video: Hayden's Food Allergy

Video: Heimlich on Self

Video: AED procedure

Video: Hands Only CPR

Video: How to Baby-Proof your Home

Video: Poison Control Center

Video: Learning Through Play

Video: Select Safe Activities (Evian Babies)

Guide Sheet: Activities & Kitchen Procedures

Recipe: Play Dough Recipe with Kool-Aid



Other Activities . . .


Sewing Unit

Sewing Projects for 7th Grade

Sewing Volunteer Form

Smilebox Video: Sewing Sample

How to sew on a button

Sewing Machine Intro & Practice

Sewing Charts for Practice

Sewing Sample

Sewing Unit

Sewing Projects for 8th Grade

Sewing Volunteer Form

Sewing Machine Intro & Sample

Foods Unit

"My Plate" Review - Part 1

"My Plate" Review - Part 2

Lab Procedures - Review/Granola Bar Recipe
Intro to the 7th Grade FACS lab & recipe

Breakfast - (Also on Google Classroom)
Why Breakfast? What's for Breakfast? Breakfast Recipe

Breakfast Ideas on Pinterest
(Find a variety of Ideas for your breakfast menu!)

Breakfast Benefits (Read/Notes/ Discuss)

Video: Breakfast Time

Video: The Importance of Breakfast

Video: Eat Breakfast

Video:  What does the World Eat for Breakfast?

Foods Unit

Rating Health and Eating Choices-
Note: All on Google Classroom

Grade Your Diet Choices - Record

Survey - Score Eating & Exercise Habits
(Found on worksheet - Part of assignment: Video Format)
Note: Video also on Pinterest


Foods Unit

"My Plate" Intro
Note Worksheet for this lesson. Includes information about the "MyPlate" icon, food classifications, amounts recommended, and nutrients & functions found in each part of the plate.

My Plate: 




  • Cage Free Egg Production Tour: Eggs

Midwest Dairy:

Plate Parts Practice 
-Using the App "Pic Collage", create a collage to represent a food wedge. Include pictures and words.

Cinnamon Bubble Ring - Video demo similar steps


Food Safety


Foods Unit
There's No Place Like Nebraska!

Class Activity & Final Food Project Directions

Blog Examples:

Smart Snacking
Healthy Snacking information & Video

Food Labels


Foods Unit: Terms, Tools, &

Plate on the Grill - Fruits & Vegetables

Lab Procedures: Review & Lab #1 Biscuits

Fruit & Vegetable Note Sheet

Let's Review Tools & Terms . . .

Video: "How to Make Baking Powder Biscuits"

Article: Testing Soda, Baking Powder, & Yeast for Freshness

Video: "What is Real Buttermilk?"

Video: "Knead Dough for Bread"

Video: Easy Apple Studel

Foods Unit:

Recipes to Try

Foods Unit

Knife Safety 
(Safe Share.TV video)

Knife Safety 2 
(YouTube video)


Foods Unit
Never Fail Biscuits - 2-3 ingredient recipe created by King Arthur (Fast & easy, but not as much fun to make as regular biscuits!)

Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Zucchini Bread

Video: How to make Zucchini Bread

Easy Apple Strudel Recipe




Food Unit:





Intro Videos:

20 Things We Should Say More Often


 Play it Safe in FACS - Students review class expectations (Respect, Responsibility, & Safety) as they create Safety Slides.

Nutrient Notes - Food Unit Information for grades 6-8


US Constitution and FCS Activities


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