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Title:
The babysitter's handbook : the care and keeping of kids
Author:
Brown, Harriet, 1958-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Middleton, WI : Pleasant Co. Publications, 1999.
Physical Description:
64 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Summary:
Offers practical advice for babysitters, covering such basic topics as feeding, crying, keeping children amused, first aid, bedtime, and more.
General Note:
"American girl library."
Language:
English
Added Uniform Title:
American girl (Middleton, Wis.)
ISBN:
9781562477516
Format :
Book

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Practical advice is offered to babysitters, covering such basic topics as feeding, crying, keeping children amused, first aid, bedtime and more. Illustrations.


Table of Contents

Ready? Answers to the most common questions asked by girls who want to babysitp. 7
Don't go! Ways to say hello to kids when their parents wave good-byep. 13
I'm hungry. Turn mealtime into fun time!p. 17
Wanna play? Great games and activities that will entertain kidsp. 23
She hit me! How to stop sibling squabblingp. 31
I'm scared. Tried-and-true ways to comfort frightened childrenp. 35
But my mom lets me! Wise words for the times kids try to take controlp. 41
Poop. Tips on changing diapers and other potty pointersp. 45
Ow! From safety to first aid--preparing for emergencies big and smallp. 51
I'm not tired! How to turn off the lights without turning on the tearsp. 59
You're the best babysitter! Tools you can use to get--and keep--the jobp. 63