1. Fall Crafts For Kids Using Natural Elements

    Fall is a great time for a variety of fun activities, from visiting the pumpkin patch to going out for walks in nature to see the leaves change. One of the fun activities that your kiddos will enjoy as well is fall-themed crafts that incorporate natural elements! As you may know already, we love crafts! Our team at Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center loves sharing our favorite cra…Read More

  2. How Spending Time in Nature Can Benefit Kids

    When you think about your childhood, how many of your memories involve spending time outside in nature? Do your children spend the same amount of time in the great outdoors as you did? With technology being such a big part of our lives, many children are spending less and less time outside and more time in front of screens. While it’s fine to have lazy days from time to time and allow your child…Read More

  3. Benefits of Crafts For Kids

    Crafting is a fun and interactive activity for children of all ages. This is one activity that your kiddos can do to create just about anything. Whether they want to make craft instruments or use leftover egg cartons to create something unique, there is a never-ending variety of crafting options that all kids will love. At Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center, we love crafts. We ha…Read More

  4. Managing Tough Behaviors in Toddlers

    As a parent of toddlers, you know that it can be difficult to figure out how to manage their behavior sometimes, especially when your toddler is showing aggression. Toddler aggression is very common and can be displayed through hitting, biting, headbutting, pushing, and many other acts like this. At Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center, we know that toddler aggression can be hard t…Read More

  5. How to Help Your Toddler Learn and Develop

    From your child’s first birthday to the time they turn four years old, there is a lot they will learn. They will be developing new skills, continue to improve upon the ones they already have, and taking in the world around them. Young children learn by observing the world around them and testing their skills. But parents can also help with their toddler's development. At Yellow Brick Road Early …Read More

  6. Supporting Your Child’s Emotions During COVID-19

    Being a parent through the COVID-19 pandemic can be a challenge. It can be hard to know how to keep your kids busy, how to teach them at home, how to talk to them about what is going on, and so many other things. One thing that you may be struggling with is how to deal with your child’s emotions about COVID-19 and everything that is going on. At Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Cent…Read More

  7. Fun Science Experiments for Toddlers

    These are only a few of the many fun and simple science experiments that you can do with your young children during days spent inside and weekends spent at home. Try these out the next time your children are bored and want something fun to do! Chances are you will have fun doing these experiments just as much as they will. Our team at Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center knows that…Read More

  8. Valentine’s Day Crafts To Do With Your Kids

    Doing crafts with your kids is a fun way to spend quality time with them and do something besides sit in front of a screen. Not only is crafting a fun activity, but it is also beneficial to children. Doing crafts can help them develop their fine motor skills, allow them to follow directions, stimulate their creativity, and provide many other benefits. If you are looking for fun craft ideas we have…Read More

  9. Tips for Teaching Your Child How to Share

    Sharing is easily one of the most difficult lessons that children are faced with during their younger years. Here at Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center, we see quite a bit of them struggle with the concept of sharing. In our last blog post, we touched on a few of the lessons that you can start to work on at home, and sharing was one of them. Today, our team is going to go over a …Read More

  10. Helping Your Child with Separation Anxiety

    The first few days of school can be difficult, especially for a child that has spent a majority of their life up to this point with their parents at home. While this isn’t always a desirable situation to find yourself in, it’s extremely common. That is why, in today’s blog, the team at Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center will be touching about ways that you can work through …Read More