EWYL | Pre-Natal & Infant Care Curriculum

The Prenatal & Infant Care curriculum provides information regarding what happens during each stage of pregnancy and how the baby develops prior to birth, while creating awareness that the unborn baby is affected by the mother’s behavior, feelings, and surroundings. It helps to promote bonding between mother and baby, before and after birth, teaching the importance of interaction. This curriculum also explains the steps to take toward proper nutrition, healthy discipline, and home safety.

Module List:

Module 1
Lesson 1 - The First Trimester
Lesson 2 - Prenatal Care
Lesson 3 - Eating for Two
Lesson 4 - Going it Alone
Lesson 5 - Your Developing Baby

Module 2
Lesson 1 - Smoking
Lesson 2 - Ultrasound – Window to the Womb
Lesson 3 - What’s Safe, What Isn’t
Lesson 4 - Bonding with Your Unborn Baby
Lesson 5 - Your Changing Body

Module 3
Lesson 1 - The Second Trimester
Lesson 2 - Looking at Adoption
Lesson 3 - Your Unborn Baby’s Secret World
Lesson 4 - Reducing the Risk of SIDS
Lesson 5 - Learning to Think

Module 4
Lesson 1 - The Third Trimester
Lesson 2 - Getting Ready for Baby
Lesson 3 - Eye Contact Means Love
Lesson 4 - Infant Temperament
Lesson 5 - The Importance of Bonding

Module 5
Lesson 1 - Infant Massage
Lesson 2 - Newborn Care
Lesson 3 - Crying, Colic, and Sleep
Lesson 4 - Caring for Yourself
Lesson 5 - The First Years Last Forever

Module 6
Lesson 1 - The Parent/Child Relationship
Lesson 2 - Safe from the Start
Lesson 3 - Learning to Talk
Lesson 4 - Quality Child Care
Lesson 5 - Talk, Play, Music, and Reading

Module 7
Lesson 1 - Emergency First Aid - Accidents
Lesson 2 - Emergency First Aid - Illnesses
Lesson 3 - Car Seat Safety
Lesson 4 - Your Baby Can Sleep
Lesson 5 - Discipline – Teaching Limits

Module 8
Lesson 1 - Food for Growth
Lesson 2 - Breast Feeding Your Baby
Lesson 3 - Your Baby’s Development
Lesson 4 - Preventing Child Sexual Abuse
Lesson 5 - Shaken Baby Syndrome

Module 9
Lesson 1 - Postpartum – Pregnant to Parent
Lesson 2 - Your Healthy Baby
Lesson 3 - Ready to Learn
Lesson 4 - Happiest Baby on the Block
Lesson 5 - Toilet Training

Module 10
Lesson 1 - Goals and Benefits of Breast Feeding
Lesson 2 - Techniques and A Good Latch
Lesson 3 - Getting Enough Milk
Lesson 4 - Growth Spurts and Essentials
Lesson 5 - Returning to Work

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