All child care providers should offer children a variety of age-appropriate learning activities that help them practice important skills. But you don't have...>Read More
Learning centers are a purposeful way of dividing up your classroom into different subject/learning areas. The location of each learning center, placement of...>Read More
Welcome to the eXtension Alliance for Better Child Care database of fingerplays and songs for child care. Is there anything more enjoyable than watching...>Read More
If you are a child care provider working with children in military families, it is important to understand the stresses of military life and to find ways to...>Read More
Child care providers play an important role in supporting young children who are overweight and obese. Teaching healthy food choices will give children an...>Read More
Child care providers can introduce young children to the world of reading by choosing books that match their age, development, and interests. A child’s book...>Read More
Some of the best toys for kids have been around for a long time. Blocks, balls, and books are simple, durable, and fun and can help children build skills....>Read More
Young children need help and support to understand death and other losses. Helping a young child deal with loss and grief is one of the most difficult...>Read More
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