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Useful Guidelines On Choosing The Best Child Care Services

 When you search for daycare for your child, you will see many options in front of you. The daycare you choose for your child will have a great impact on his grooming and personality traits. That's why It is always advised that you choose the best one for your child depending on certain factors and a few things that every reputable child care center has in common. 

Consider these guidelines to help yourself out in making the right decision for your child care

Do Your Search

There are plenty of options you can choose to find a child care center for your kid. You can either do this by: 

  • searching on different websites 

  • talking to your family or friends’ circle who are already sending their kids to some care center

  • Talk to some advisors who have resources and experience 

Searching for daycare is not difficult, but choosing one is. Once you get the list of different options, make sure you check for a few things since that's a place your kid is going to spend most of his time and learn from the surroundings. 

Check The Environment

Child care centers must provide an environment that seems clean, light and fun so a child stays healthy, does not get bored, and feels at home. Make sure that the daycare you choose for your child has an inviting environment and everything is set up in a way that provides your child with proper learning and playing facilities. 

Check Out The Classroom Staff

Make sure that the child care center has a well-organized staff and you should also see how many staff members are provided to each classroom.

It is ideal if there are more teachers and caretakers to provide kids with everything they need in their free time, nap time, feeding time, learning time, and playing time. But if the staff is limited, they shouldn't look stressed and exhausted with the kids. Staff teachers should be welcoming and know how to handle the kids with care.

See The Curriculum

Every daycare has its curriculum, and every curriculum depends on the level of care you seek for your child. If your child is under 2 years, he should be provided with a Montessori curriculum and you should see the evidence for that. 

For example, classrooms should include playing material and activities that your kid will participate in throughout his day. There should be learning along with fun through the whole setup of the classroom environment.

Safety Should Be The Top Priority

You should always choose a daycare center with safety in mind. Make sure that the care center you choose has all safety measurements, all staff members are well-trained to respond to emergencies, and there is a complete security system. 

In addition to security issues, there are other issues which you should be concerned about. Examples, injury cases, accidents, and other emergencies that can happen to any kid at any time. In this case, care providers should know the guidelines and how to respond to those situations, and when to make a phone call to the parents.  

Reputation Matters

The first thing you should check about the daycare center is that it must be licensed. Other things come second but they are still important to know. Make sure that the daycare you choose for your kid has a good reputation and has a clear record. You can have a small check for your satisfaction and can do this by:

  • Checking the background of the daycare center

  • Seeing the reviews 

  • Asking questions from the staff

  • Interacting with the kids in the daycare

Homeschool Labs - COVID-19

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Greg Landry's Homeschool Labs.

Students in Greg Landry’s online science classes have had a lot of questions about COVID-19 (by the way, this is not the name of the virus), and your children may also have questions. Greg has created a PDF to address the common questions and to give students an understanding of viruses in general, and this virus in a way that's fun for students.

Home School Science Freebies

For example, Greg Landry believes that in science, it's very important for students to have what he calls "magnitude perspective". We all know that viruses and bacteria are very small but few people really have a perspective on how small they are and how they compare with each other and to the width of a human hair. He does this not only with numbers but also with graphics they can easily understand.

Free Homeschool Student COVID-19 Printable Lesson and Worksheet (and a free bonus lesson and worksheet on the muscular system).

Greg Landry’s FREE PDF also covers:
- Are viruses alive?
- How do they affect humans
- What's the actual name of the current virus? (few people know this).
- What is "coronavirus"?
- What do they look like?
- Where do viruses come from?
- What are some common diseases caused by viruses?

This PDF includes a printable student worksheet with graphics to label and color plus a virus quiz.
Click here to get a free COVID-19 Student Printable Lesson + Bonus! When you submit your email to receive this freebie you will also have access to a free "muscular system" lesson and worksheet!

15 Valentine Treats Your Son Will Love to Share with the Class

Valentine's Day is near and that means it is time to plan the classroom treats to share! This year I needed 24 treats for my son and I knew I didn't want to send a ton of candy. I found these 15 Valentine Treats Your Son Will Love to Share with the Class and these ideas are so fun you will want to order a few for your son to share!

15 Valentine Treats Your Son Will Love to Share with the Class

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This list is packed with fun things for boys to share while staying in the spirit of Valentine's Day without getting too mushy!

From mini footballs to building block hearts, these are fun and fantastic things to share with your classmates this Valentine's Day!

You can find more Valentine Ideas here

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15 Things for the Classroom on the 100th Day of School

The 100th day of school is near! This is important for my kids, and if you are an educator, I am sure it signifies something important to you too! I found a ton of really fun and totally affordable items on amazon, and I think you might want to order a few of these things for the 100th day festivities at your school!

I am a participant in the Amazon affiliate program, if you order from these links, I will earn a small commission at no cost to you.

100th Day of School Wristbands

Whirling "100" Decorations

100 Days of School Paper Crowns

100 Days Paper Glasses

Glitter Boppers for the 100th Day of School

100 Days Smarter Badges

100 Days of School Dot Marker Sheets

100 Days Smarter Stickers

100th Day of School Pencils

100th Day of School Pete the Cat Bulletin Board Accessories

100 Days Ribbon Badges

100th Day of School Activity Kit

100th Day of School Dog Tag Necklaces

100th Day Headbands

100th Day of School Erasers

If you have a fun idea for the 100th day of school I want to hear about it! Leave a comment or share a photo with me on facebook!

Top Tools to Make the Essay Writing Process Quick

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and career. In today’s academic world a student needs quick communication and constant
connection that are the most important skills. Also, they are the center stage for many professors
and academic educators. As you process in your career communication will be through
emails, reports, messages, projects, and presentations.
At some point, written expression is more than just writing your assignment at school, is part of
daily life.
It's impossible that each student tries to be a writer, and some battle with these abilities more
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Christmas Math Printable

Christmas is near and my kids are excited! 
Every day begins with the all important question of how many more days til Christmas?!

This year I am taking that excitement for the holiday and turning it into a fun way for Rolf to practice his addition skills and get a little coloring time in with this fun and free printable math worksheet!

This is ideal for first and second graders. it gives them a few problems to work on and a little art time too.  Print a few for your kids, or a stack to entertain them during a party or before the holiday meal is served!


                                                            Print the Math Worksheet here 

If you have a kiddo that will love this worksheet, let me know in a comment!

You might also like this easy christmas ornament idea.