|Title:||Pets and Young Children|
|Spanish Version:||Las mascotas y los niños pequeños
|Polish Version:||Zwierzęta domowe i dzieci
|Source of Publisher:||Illinois Early Learning Project
|Length of article:||Short
|Setting for which the article is intended:||● Home
● Family Child Care
● Child Care Center
● Preschool Program
|Intended Audience:||● Parents/Family
● Service Providers
|Keywords:||● Family Life
● Home Safety
(the age of the children to whom the article applies).
|● Infants and Toddlers (Birth To Age 3)
● Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)
|Learning Areas:||● SCIENCE
● SOCIAL/EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT
● PARENTING AND FAMILY LIFE
|Goals:||12. Explore concepts and information about the physical, earth, and life sciences.
31. Use social-awareness and interpersonal skills to establish and maintain positive relationships.
|Learning Standards:||12.B. Understand that living things rely on the environment and/or others to live and grow.
31.A. Develop positive relationships with peers and adults.
|Benchmarks:||12.B.ECa. Describe and compare basic needs of living things.
31.A.ECa. Show empathy, sympathy, and caring for others.