Illinois Early Learning Project

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IEL Tip Sheet

Title: When Should I Send a Sick Child Home?
Url: https://illinoisearlylearning.org/tipsheets/sickchild-childcare/
Languages: English
Spanish Version: ¿Cuándo debo enviar a casa a un niño enfermo?
https://illinoisearlylearning.org/es/tipsheets/sickchild-childcare-sp/
Polish Version: Kiedy powinnam wysłać chore dziecko do domu?
https://illinoisearlylearning.org/pl/tipsheets/sickchild-childcare-pol/
Source of Publisher: Illinois Early Learning Project
Length of article: Short
Setting for which the article is intended: Family Child Care
Child Care Center
Preschool Program
Intended Audience: Teachers/Caregivers
Service Providers
Keywords: Child Assessment
Child Care Regulations
Health
Toddlers
Age Levels:
(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: PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT AND HEALTH
ACROSS THE CURRICULUM
Goals: 22. Understand principles of health promotion and the prevention and treatment of illness and injury.
Learning Standards: 22.A. Explain the basic principles of health promotion, illness prevention, treatment, and safety.
Benchmarks: 22.A.ECa. Identify simple practices that promote healthy living and prevent illness.