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Preschool Winter Projects at Home

Here at Wollaston Childcare, we encourage our preschool students to explore the world around them while honing important skills. Of course, this is all incorporated into fun games and activities. Winters in Massachusetts are often bitterly cold and snowy, so there are lots of opportunities to discover the weather – and science behind it – […]

Thanksgiving for Little Helpers

Preschoolers and young children always want to help. As a parent, you know how important it is to involve them in every part of your daily routine. Even though they’re small and can’t do things like empty the dishwasher or do a load of laundry on their own, they can still assist in other ways. […]

What Should You Look For In A Quincy, MA Preschool?

When it comes time for you to return to work, it can be hard to entrust another person with the care of your child. Especially if it’s your first, it’s difficult to choose from a variety of services. You could look for an in-home nanny, or a facility, or a center that’s in someone else’s […]

How Important is Early Education?

Children’s brains grow and develop incredibly fast in their first few years. In fact, baby brains grow over 1,000 trillion nerve endings and will triple in weight by the time they are three. In addition to learning things like eating, walking, and talking, they are gaining a sense of the world around them and learning […]

What Do You Learn in Pre-Kindergarten?

If your child is about to turn five, you’re probably already looking into preschool and prekindergarten classes. But how do you know what to look for? Enrolling in a program like the one we offer in our pre-kindergarten classrooms in Quincy, MA can help develop and refine the skills necessary to excel in a more […]

Summertime Learning Games

Whether your child is in a summer program or not, this time of year is traditionally used for relaxing and enjoying the warm weather. But that doesn’t mean that all learning has to stop. At Wollaston Childcare, we’re devoted to supporting early childhood development all year round. Next time you run out of games and […]

Summertime Skin Protection

With summer fast approaching, we want to take a minute to remind our parents about the importance of protecting young children’s skin from harmful sun rays. Here at Wollaston, a childcare center in Quincy, MA, we work hard to mold healthy, well-rounded individuals, and that starts at home. The most obvious advice we can give […]

Celebrating Milestones in Pre-Kindergarten in Quincy, MA

When your child is young, every day can present an opportunity for growth and overcoming milestones. But how do you know which milestones are worth celebrating? Does celebrating each one diminish how special they truly are? Here at Wollaston Child Care, we hope to foster these moments and encourage children to try new things in […]

Earth Day Activities from A Preschool in Quincy, MA

In case you didn’t know, Earth Day is April 22! This day is a great excuse to teach your little preschooler about the importance of taking care of our planet. Here at Wollaston Child Care, we want to help our students grow into caring, socially responsible individuals. A good way to do that is to […]

Spring Activities: Tips from a Quincy, MA Kindergarten

It’s that time of year again. It’s not pretty and snowy, or warm enough to use the playground. March often brings a unique set of challenges. Everyone is restless from being cooped up inside all winter, but the weather isn’t quite fit for a beach day. Even though the warm temperatures aren’t that far off, […]