Why Wash Your Hands?
Watch Chapter 5 Video Case: Fight Germs, Wash Your Hands. This video provides the rationale for hand washing as disease prevention and gives a detailed description of the CDC recommended proper handwashing technique.
Explain the relationship between hand washing and communicable disease. Choose one communicable disease and describe two other actions in addition to hand washing that you could put in place to create awareness or control the spread of these infections and diseases in an early childhood program.