Have a Ball With Your Children This Fall

With fall right around the corner, officially beginning September 22, we thought we would give you some fun family activities to try out! Go for a nature stroll After school, find a local trail or park and go on a nature walk with the children. Stepout Buffalo lists the best hiking trails in Western New […]

How to Prepare Your Child for Daycare

Have you decided to enroll your child in daycare? The transition will take some time for you and your child to get used to, but the benefits your little one will receive from daycare are endless, so rest assured. Here are some suggestions to help both of you adjust to this new milestone: Familiarize your […]

Learning a Foreign Language From a Young Age

Did you know that children who grow up learning a foreign language from a young age benefit tremendously? Children’s brains are able to retain a foreign language at an impressive rate. Are you wondering whether or not your child will benefit from learning a new language at a young age? Let us help convince you: […]

Benefits of Arts & Crafts for Children

If your children go to daycare during the weekdays, you may be struggling to entertain them when the weekend rolls around. Instead of letting them sit in front of the TV all weekend, why not plan some fun arts and crafts activities? Having your children to dig into arts and crafts allows them to learn […]

Why Working With Children Is a Rewarding Career Path

Watch Me Grow Daycare Center has a unique name. The “Watch Me Grow” part is key. Isn’t it amazing to think how young minds can be influenced for good– or for bad–thanks to the people and things around them? As they grow up, they take what they’ve learned at a very young age and that […]

Five Reasons to Send Your Child to Daycare

Daycare

  Dropping your child off at daycare for the first time can a difficult and emotional experience. It’s also tough on the second day, and the third, and the fourth, and the fifth—okay let’s just face it. Letting go of your baby never gets any easier. Still, considering the positive impact that daycare can have […]

How Science Experiments Aid in Child Development

Science Experiments

  Children are naturally inquisitive. They go through a stage where they’re constantly asking adults, “Why?” Indeed, many children grow up to be adults who still ask that question, frequently, and it serves a great purpose– finding out why helps a person learn, which then helps them in their everyday life as they face numerous […]

The Value of Field trips

Children, big and small, look forward to that special day where they get to head out of the classrooms and board a bus that will transport them to a unique place. They anxiously await these trips since the moment they bring that permission slip home in their backpacks.  Whether it be museums, zoos, aquariums or […]

Continue the Early Reading Journey at Home!

The success of a child’s journey through reading and education is most effective through consistency in their early childhood center and at home. Our literacy enrichment programs help children develop language, early reading/writing skills and phonics. Continuing these lessons in a variety of fun and different ways will help encourage your child to keep the […]

Naptime is the Best Time to Improve Learning

As a parent, you know that naptime can alleviate midday irritability; but did you also know it has also been shown to improve a child’s aptitude to learn? Results from a recent study conducted at the University of Massachusetts show that a child’s ability to learn increasingly improves after naptime.   The old saying goes […]