tips for successfully homeschooling your kids

  • 3 Tips When Sending Your Child To Preschool

    2 June 2017

    To get your child a jump on their education, it is crucial that you start them on the right track by enrolling them in preschool. With the education system growing more competitive, you'll want to empower your child by finding the right preschool and preparing your child to attend. To accomplish this and to get started with some quality information, consider these points below.  Tip #1: Consider your child's learning style and begin reaching out to preschools

  • 3 Fun & Healthy Winter Food Activities To Do With Your Child Care Class

    4 January 2017

    If you work in a child care setting and are responsible for planning fun activities for the young students in your care, here are three fun and healthy winter food activities that you can do with the students in your care. #1 Snow Cones This is a great activity to do on a day where it is snowing outside and there is a lot of nice, freshly fallen snow. Take your students outside and have them scoop up fresh snow into a big bowl.

  • 3 Tips For Using Cloth Diapers At Preschool

    21 September 2016

    Many preschools require that your child be fully potty trained before they can begin classes. However, preschools that partner with daycare centers are often more relaxed about potty training and will allow you to send your 3-year old who still uses diapers. If you use cloth diapers with your child, finding a preschool that accepts your child may be more difficult. However, there are a few things you can do that can improve your chances of having your cloth-diapered child accepted.

  • How A Baby's Environment Can Lead To Developmental Delays And Issues

    18 July 2016

    If you recently obtained custody rights of your two-year old grandchild and are worried that he or she may have some developmental issues, you may want to have the child tested and examined by a trained professional. If you have custody of this child, there is a good chance the child was not in a healthy environment during his or her first two years. A child's environment can have huge effects on his or her development, and here are several things to understand about this.

  • 3 Questions To Ask To Know If Your Child Is Ready For Preschool

    4 February 2016

    Preschool is a great option for many children. However, the age at which parents enroll their children in preschool varies greatly. It may be hard to know when your child is ready for preschool. Here are some things that you should look for to tell if your child is ready for preschool. Is Your Child Able To Sit Still For Substantial Periods of Time? Although preschool is more relaxed than elementary school, there are still periods of time where the child must be able to sit still to enjoy a lesson, reading time, or crafting.

  • 3 Qualities To Look For With The Staff At An Infant Care Center

    10 November 2015

    If you are about to have a baby and are planning on returning to work shortly after the baby is born, you may want to begin looking for infant childcare soon. Good centers fill up quickly and have a limited number of infants they are able to accommodate. While there are many aspects to look into when searching for the right infant care center, one aspect that is highly important is the staff at the center.

  • Three Simple Ways To Prepare Your Child For Swimming Lessons

    26 June 2015

    Enrolling your young child in swimming lessons is about more than just giving him or her the ability to have fun splashing the summer away. Knowing how to swim could very well save your child's life; according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, roughly 20 percent of drowning victims are children under the age of 14. Even if your child seems excited about hitting the water for the first time, this feeling can commonly change to uncertainty and even fear on the day of the first lesson.