Children’s Health, Safety and Nutrition

ECE 415

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WEEK 1 ASSIGNMENT–Chapter 1: Children’s Well-Being: What It Is and How to Achieve It

  • Your first assignment is to update your City College Gmail (and/or forward your City College Gmail to an account you use regularly)
  • Take our HSN Class Orientation Quiz.
  • Complete the D2L Free Sample Class and take the D2L Final Exam.
  • Submit the D2L Sample Class- Certificate of Completion to our HSN Class Dropbox, after it is emailed to you.
  • READ Chapter 1.
  • VIEW Lecture: Children’s Well-Being
  • ACTIVITY: Find a current article having to do with childhood concerns in the Sacramento Area.
    • Use the Article Review Form to organize your thoughts. Write your review as an essay.
    • (Please do not include the questions from the handout.)
    • Turn-in your article review using the DropBox link.
    • Topic 1-Childhood Concerns in the Sacramento Area.
    • Topic 2-Introduction
    • Topic 3-Case Study of Jose.
  • REVIEW Chapter 1
    • Chapter 1 Study Guide
    • Chapter 1 Quiz

SAFETYVILLE: A Service Learning and Extra Credit Option

Service Learning and Extra Credit Option for Children’s Health, Safety and Nutrition

Volunteer at Safetyville, USA
Commitments must be made at the beginning of the semester. No Exceptions.
For more information about this opportunity, send your Volunteer Form to:

Mark A. Shelton
Volunteer & Tour Coordinator
3909 Bradshaw Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95827

Service Learning Program
Nicholas Miller
Office Location: RHN 213
Sacramento City College

FACE-TO-FACE COURSE: (Web-enhanced)

We will meet TuTh 10:30am- 11:50am Child Development Center- Room #208, full term.


Mandatory orientation: Click on the ORIENTATIONS link for meeting date and time.
Be sure to read the course syllabus and complete the D2L Free Sample Class prior to our orientation.

In addition to the course orientation students will complete the reading, assignments, activities, exams, and participate online using Desire-2-Learn (D2L).