Healthy lifestyle behaviours in the first five years of life

Title

Healthy lifestyle behaviours in the first five years of life

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Description

Chapter 6 outlines the critical importance of the first five years of life and the types of strategies educators can put into place during this sensitive period. It provides current research evidence about healthy lifestyle behaviours including, early childhood nutrition, physical activity and sedentary behaviour, crucial for optimal child development.

ISBN

978-1-74286-555-3

Publication Date

11-1-2020

Publisher

ACER Press

City

Camberwell, Australia

DOI

https://doi.org/10.37517/978-1-74286-555-3_6

Keywords

Early childhood education, Young children, Child development, Child behaviour, Nutrition, Physical activity level

Disciplines

Early Childhood Education

Comments

This chapter is due for publication in November 2020.

Healthy lifestyle behaviours in the first five years of life

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