Continuing Education Home Assignments

A Deeper Look at Combination Foods

pdfCombination Foods Home Assignment

In this 2 credit Home Assignment you will learn about commercially prepared combination foods and how they are credited in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). You will also learn about best practices for serving commercially prepared combination foods.

Food Allergies

pdfFood Allergies Home Assignment

This home assignment will answer many of your questions about the different food allergies we experience each day with the children in our care.  This assignment counts for 2 hours of continuing education.  Just print, complete, and return to the 4-C CACFP Office.  Enjoy!

Curriculum Planning

pdfCurriculum Home Assignment

New for 2010!  This home assignment on building a curriculum encourages you to get creative in developing a plan for teaching the children in your care.  We look forward to hearing your wonderful ideas!  This Home Assignment counts for 2 continuing education hours.

Feeding Infants

pdfBaby's First Year Home Assignment

This home assignment is worth 2 hours of continuing education for providers who are enrolled in the 4-C CACFP.  Please complete and return to the 4-C CACFP.

Childhood Obesity Prevention

pdfObesity Prevention Home Assignment

Childhood obesity is an increasingly alarming issue.  Read and complete this home assignment to learn more about your role as a child care provider in promoting child wellness.  This home assignment counts for 2 hours of continuing education.

Story Time & Beyond

pdfStory Time & Beyond Home Assignment

This home assignment shows you how storybooks can be used to extend a unit theme, incorporating food activities as one of the cognitive areas of development.  This home assignment counts for 2 hours of continuing education.

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