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Weaning is

The introduction of solid food into a baby’s diet at the age of 6 months

2

A need is

Something that is essential

3

Nutritional is

A reason based on nutrients

4

Explain is

State the reasons why something happens

5

Non-Nutrional is

An reason based on factors other than nutrients

6

Identifying is

Name,select,highlight,write down

7

Four essential thing for a baby are

Nappies
Cot
Pram
Car seat

8

Babies also need

1. Regular feeds
2. Lots of sleep in a safe place
3. To have his/her nappy changed frequently
4. Safe and comfortable clothes
5. To be kept clean
6. Lots of cuddles and attention
7. Regular checks a health professional

9

A baby needs to be weaned at six months because

It needs extra nutrients such as carbohydrates.
Also the iron stores in a baby’s liver have now ran out roughly around the age of 6 months.

10

Two feeding options for babies under the age of 6 months are

Breast milk
Formula milk

11

Recall reasons why babies should not be weaned before the age of 6 months

A baby’s teeth have not been fully developed by this point and a baby’s digestive system could not cope with solid foods until around six months.

12

What type of milk becomes an important nutrient source at 1 year old?

Whole milk/ Full Fat milk

13

3 year old toddlers should not be given too much fibre, why?

This is because toddlers can not digest mass amounts of fibre.

14

Remember nutritional reason formula answer

Formula
Answer= name of nutrient + source(s) + function

15

Non nutritional choice reasons include

Likes/Dislikes
Cost
Cooking time
Dishes required and used
Knowledge and skill