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Child Development

Year 10

 

Students study the following topics across 5 lessons per fortnight:

Unit R018: Health and well-being for child development  

Understand reproduction and the roles and responsibilities of parenthood
Understand postnatal checks, postnatal provision and conditions for development
Know about child safety

Unit R019: Understand the equipment and nutritional needs of children from birth to five years  

Understand key factors when choosing equipment for babies from birth to 12 months
Understand key factors when choosing equipment for babies from one to five years
Know the nutritional guidelines and requirements for children from birth to five years
Be able to investigate and develop feeding solutions for children from birth to five years

  

ILT 


Students are set ILT on a weekly basis. This includes completing independent research about the different units as well as completing tasks that are relevant for coursework preparation. Students are given an end of unit assessment after the completion of each Learning Objective from R018 

 

Assessment 

Unit R018: Health and well-being for child development. 

This unit will be assessed through a 1 hour and 15 minutes examination in year 11


Unit R019: Understand the equipment and nutritional needs of children from birth to five years. This unit will be assessed through coursework in year 10

Year 11

Students study the following topics across 5 lessons per fortnight:

 

Unit R018: Health and well-being for child development  

Be able to investigate and develop feeding solutions for children from birth to five years
Understand how to recognise, manage and prevent childhood illness


Unit R020: Understand the development of a child from birth to five years  

Understand the physical, intellectual and social development norms from birth to five years
Understand the benefits of learning through play
Be able to plan different activities for a chosen developmental area with a child from birth to five years
Be able to carry out and evaluate different play activities for a chosen developmental area with a child from birth to five years

ILT 

Students are set ILT on a weekly basis. This includes completing independent research about the different units as well as completing tasks that are relevant for coursework preparation. Students are given an end of unit assessment after the completion of each Learning Objective from R018 

 

Assessment 

Unit R018: Health and well-being for child development. 

This unit will be assessed through a 1 hour and 15 minutes examination in year 11

 

Unit R020: Understand the development of a child from birth to five years. 

This unit will be assessed through coursework in year 11

 

Useful links

R019

  • Task 1 
  • Task 2 

Eatwell Guide NHS

 

  • Task 3

R020

  • Task 1
  • Task 2
  • Task 3
  • Task 4