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At Home Practices for Behavioral Improvement

Days are busy and can be overwhelming leaving our patience short. With these little changes, parents can help improve challenging behaviors.

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Tips to Help Prepare Your Child for Kindergarten

Kindergarten is a big deal! Ease the worries with these helpful tips, and let your little one look forward to their big day!

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The Ages and Stages Questionnaire for Early Childhood Development

Curious about the Ages and Stages Questionnaire? This article will answer the questions you’ve been wondering.

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National Smile Power Day

The 2019 World Happiness Report is out, and proof that there is power behind a simple smile.

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Sun Safety: Tips for Kids

The hot summer days are drawing in, and it’s time to start thinking sun safety for that delicate skin!

Why Should You Read to Your Child

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! Celebrating Dr. Seuss is an excellent time to promote reading with your little one.  Having written 45 books, Dr. Seuss is known for his brightly colored silly characters, fun rhymes, and wacky stories.  Engaging individuals of all ages, Dr. Seuss’ name alone promotes reading.  The professionals at Wollaston Child Care Center […]

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 […]