Author Archives: Wollaston Child Care Center

Top Safety Tips for Summer Outdoor Play

There are many safety precautions parents and child care providers should take to keep their kids safe in the summer. Here are three top safety tips.

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Make Memories This National Children’s Day

Celebrate what makes your child and your family special on National Children’s Day. Here are some ideas for fun activities.

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Observe Earth Day with These 3 Kids’ Activities

Need some inspiration for Earth Day activities? Here are a few of our favorites that are easy to do with kids.

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Why Talking to Kids Is Essential in Childcare

Interacting verbally with children is an essential part of being a parent or childcare provider. Here’s how talking to children helps them learn.

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Pre-Writing Skills and Early Childhood Development

In last month’s post, we looked at the skills preschoolers improve and acquire by learning to write. This month, we’re going to back up a little talk about pre-writing skills.

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Why Handwriting Is Important for Preschool Kids

Let’s take a closer look at some of the benefits preschool age children receive when they learn to write by hand.

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Gingerbread Cookies: Holiday Fun in the Kitchen

Whether gingerbread cookies are already part of your holiday traditions or new to your family this year, this easy recipe will be a hit with everyone.

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3 Play Dough Recipes to Try Over the Long Holiday Weekend

Play dough is one of our favorite forms of imaginative play for preschool kids. Here are three recipes to make it at home over the long weekend.

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Stay Safe While You Trick-or-Treat!

For most of us, trick-or-treating is a fond memory from our early childhood that we are eager to share with our kids. But as much as we want our kids to have fun, it’s also important to stay safe.

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Readjusting to School and Childcare Routines

Adjusting to changes in school and childcare routines is rarely easy, so it’s okay if you haven’t settled into a rhythm just yet. Here are a few suggestions to help you and your kids adjust to school schedules and new childcare routines.

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