1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Summer Crafts To Do With Kids

    While summer is a great time to have your children play outside for hours a day, there are some moments when you find them stuck inside with nothing to do. Whether the weather is forcing your children inside or they are tired after running around all morning, there are some great indoor activities that your children can enjoy! Crafts are one of them. Crafting is a great activity for you and your c…Read More

  4. 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

  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. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. What Your Child Will Learn At Yellow Brick Road

    When you choose a childcare center for your little one, we know you want the best. You want a childcare center that helps your child learn and grow. You want them to be cared for, to get the attention they need, and to develop new skills. You don’t just want any childcare center, you want Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center. At Yellow Brick Road, your child will be able to grow …Read More