Online curriculum tool for family and consumer sciences teachers

Prenatal planning (3 months)

The 12-month pregnancy

  • Activity: Pregnancy is now 12 months (PDF, 59kb)
  • Worksheet: Pregnancy is now 12 months – student (PDF, 36kb)
  • Worksheet: Pregnancy is now 12 months – teacher (PDF, 58kb)

Selecting medical professionals

  • Article: Choosing your prenatal care provider
  • Activity: Are you ready for a baby (PDF, 71kb)

Nutrition and exercise

Financial considerations

  • Article: Are you ready financially?

Medical counseling and testing

Health hazards to avoid

Importance of father’s role
Dad matters

  • Article: Helping out during pregnancy 

Pregnancy (9 months)  
Health matters

Health and healthy habits

Preparing for the baby

  • Article: Childbirth education classes

Childbirth methods

Labor and delivery  
It’s time


Hospital care

  • Article and video: At the hospital

Complications of delivery

Newborn screening

Bonding with baby

    Premature birth  
    About premature birth





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