1. Egg Carton Crafts To Do With Your Kids

    Every parent knows that egg cartons can be used for crafting, but you may not have known just how many crafts your kiddos can create with a simple egg carton. If you are looking for more and unique ways to use your leftover egg cartons, we will give you some fun ideas! At Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center, we know how beneficial and fun crafts can be for kids! Plus, crafts can k…Read More

  2. How to Help your Infant Learn and Develop

    During the first year of a child’s life, they will learn a lot. This is an important time in their life when they will be taking in a ton of information. When your baby is born, their brain contains 100 billion neurons and during the first years of your baby’s life, they will develop trillions of brain-cell connections. This is a pivotal time in your child’s life and there are many things th…Read More

  3. Fun New Year’s Resolutions for Kids

    New Year’s resolutions are something most adults are familiar with. From weight loss to saving money, we all have things we want to improve upon or accomplish within the coming year. But what about your kiddos? Do they have goals they want to set? Do they want to become better at something? Setting goals is important in a child’s development because it teaches them responsibility. When your ch…Read More

  4. Activities that Encourage a Healthy Lifestyle

    Learning how to live a happy and healthy life is something that all children deserve, and the sooner that they get this knowledge, the better. Here at Yellow Brick Road Early Childhood Development Center, we couldn’t agree more. This is exactly why we want to provide children with the education that they need to maintain a healthy lifestyle.  In today’s blog, our team is going to touch on a f…Read More

  5. Is Your Child Ready for Kindergarten?

    As a parent that are dozens of decisions that you need to make with your child’s best interest in mind. One of them is when they are old enough to attend kindergarten, which can be much more overwhelming and difficult than you might think. If you’re currently in this position and you’re having a tough time determining if your child is ready, keep reading. In today’s blog, the team at Yello…Read More

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Tips for the Parent Working From Home with Children

    A common misconception is that working from home is an incredible opportunity. Though this may be the case for many individuals, it can be a completely different circumstance for parents that are working from home. To say it kindly, children can be a handful, leaving very little time for work. So, if you’ve been juggling work, your child, and the endless chores around the house, take a minute an…Read More

  9. How to Prepare Your Child for Preschool

    School is where children spend a majority of their time, but that first trip to preschool and the days that follow can be extremely daunting for your little one. With that being said, if you have a kiddo that is getting ready to attend their first day of preschool, today’s blog is for you. We are going to go over a few of the different ways that you can start preparing your little one for presch…Read More

  10. Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten

    It’s the question that’s on every parent’s mind: How can I make sure my child is ready for kindergarten? It’s a highly important question to ask, because studies show that your child’s success in kindergarten is an indicator for their success in every other grade, and even the rest of their life. Granted, it’s not the only factor, and it’s not a guarantee, but it’s of the utmost im…Read More