Published by Redleaf Press
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St. Paul, MN 55117
www.redleafpress.org © 1997, 2006, 2014 by Connie Jo Smith, Charlotte M. Hendricks, and Becky S. Bennett
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First edition published 1997. Second edition 2006. Third edition 2014.
Cover design by Jim Handrigan
Cover photograph © Ocean Photography/Veer
Interior design by Percolator
Typeset in Stone Informal, Matrix Script, and Trade Gothic
Illustrations by Chris Wold Dyrud
Photograph on page 58 © Ocean Photography/Veer
Printed in the United States of America
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Smith, Connie Jo.
Body care / Connie Jo Smith, Charlotte M. Hendricks, and Becky S. Bennett. — Third edition.
pages cm — (Growing, growing strong: a whole health curriculum for young children)
Revision of: Growing, growing strong: a whole health curriculum for young children.
ISBN 978-1-60554-240-9 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN 978-1-60554-331-4 (e-book)
1. Health education (Preschool)—United States. 2. Health education (Elementary)—United States.
3. Curriculum planning—United States. I. Hendricks, Charlotte M. 1957- II. Bennett, Becky S., 1954- III.
Title. LB1140.5.H4S64 2014
Printed on acid-free paper