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Title:
Babysitter's backpack : everything you need to be a safe, smart, and skilled babysitter
Author:
Higgins, Melissa, 1953-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
North Mnakato, Minn. : Capstone Young Readers, [2015]
Physical Description:
128 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Summary:
"From safety to childcare basics to managing your own business, get the skills you need to become a great babysitter"--
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Become a great babysitter -- You're in charge: basic rules every babysitter needs to know -- Being a responsible leader -- Child care basics: safety and routines -- Caring for infants and toddlers -- Caring for preschoolers and school-age children -- Behavior basics -- Babysitting checklist -- No running in the house: safety tips every babysitter needs to know --The most important job -- Safety first -- Always be prepared -- Always stay safe -- You're hired!: business basics every babysitter needs to know -- The business of babysitting -- Be a business pro -- The right customers -- Grow your business -- Let's play!: awesome activities every babysitter needs to know -- Play is fun and important -- Before you play -- Activity ideas for infants and toddlers -- Activity ideas for preschoolers and school-age children -- Be a great babysitter.
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ISBN:
9781623701345
Format :
Book

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Do you want to get started as a babysitter and be successful with kids and their parents? Everything you need to know is right here! You'll learn about basic childcare skills, staying safe while babysitting, and starting your own babysitting business. Also find out how to: * communicate with and be professional around parents. * plan fun and safe activities for children of all ages. * find where to go for first aid and CPR training. * market yourself as a great babysitter. Get the facts and skills you need to become a confident and responsible babysitter!