1. Educational Crafts For Kids

    Crafts are a fun project to do with kids that help keep them entertained and allows you guys to bond. The best part about crafts is that there are so many fun and unique ones to try, meaning you never have to do the same craft with your child more than once! The second best thing about crafts is that they can also be educational! At Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center, we know how…Read More

  2. 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

  3. Teaching Kids to Play Independently

    Teaching your children to play independently is a great skill to teach them, both now while you try to work at home and in general. When your children are able to play independently, they will be able to keep themselves entertained without you needing to facilitate their play or help them find something to do. At Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center, we know that independent play i…Read More

  4. How to Help Your Child Feel More Confident

    As you start working with your child to learn and develop new skills, one thing you may not think about teaching them is how to be confident. Confidence is an important trait for both children and adults to have. Business Insider mentions that when kids lack confidence, they may be less likely to try new things or challenge themselves because of the fear of failure. By teaching your children confi…Read More

  5. What Are Social Stories For Kids

    Social stories can be a helpful tool for parents to use to help their children understand different aspects of everyday life. These stories help children understand interpersonal communications and teach them how to interact in an appropriate manner. These books can talk about what is happening in your child’s daily lives and what they are going through. It can help them understand and navigate …Read More

  6. Healthy Eating Habits With Kids

    One issue that many parents face with their kiddos is how to get them to eat and create healthy eating habits. Kids are picky and they don’t always eat what you serve them. Or they are not hungry when it is dinner time and so they simply won't eat. At Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center, we understand that these simple daily tasks can be difficult to tackle with children. We wan…Read More

  7. Tips and Tricks For Staying Home With Kids

    Staying at home with your kids can be a challenge, especially when you have to get your own work done. We wanted to make it easier for you by providing you with tips and tricks to make staying at home with your kids simpler for both of you. At Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center, we wanted to help make this strange time simpler for our parents and children. If you are choosing to …Read More

  8. 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

  9. Talking To Your Kids About COVID-19

    While there are many challenges that we face with the current pandemic, one of those challenges you may not have anticipated is how to talk to your children about COVID-19. Your children will be confused as to why they are staying home so often now, why you aren’t going to work, why they can’t see their grandparents, and so many other changes that don’t make sense. Learning how to talk to yo…Read More

  10. How to Start a Garden With Your Kids

    Gardening is a fun and beneficial activity for you and your children that can keep you busy all spring and summer long! Gardening gets your kiddos outside and helps to build an interest in nature. There are many benefits that your children can experience through gardening and in a previous blog, we talked all about these benefits! Some of the benefits of starting a garden with your kiddos include …Read More