With lengthy school closures, stay-at-home orders, and online classes due to COVID-19, there has been an increase in children’s weight. This gain could increase the risk of adult obesity and issues such as diabetes and heart disease. Additionally, exercise is essential for kids during the pandemic as it reduces stress and boosts the immune system. Parents can safely promote physical activity by making exercise a family activity, with the following:
Finding fun things for your children to do at home is more important than ever. Just as necessary is keeping them cost-effective in challenging economic times. The following are some ideas that your kids can enjoy while practicing the COVID-19 guidelines of social distancing without breaking the bank.
With the pervasive news about COVID-19 it is unavoidable that your children will continue to hear about it and more than likely have questions and anxiety. Because of the current situation, parents need to be prepared to answer questions from their kids. The following tips will help you have discussions that are informative while being reassuring.
One of the best ways children learn is through play. It not only lays the foundation for formal learning in later ages but also helps develop self-worth. Through playing, children get a chance to improve their ability to concentrate, learn ways to interact in social settings, and to think scientifically. It’s essential to engage your children in activities that promote learning while allowing them to have fun. Here are three activities that encourage learning through play.
With all the misconceptions related to daycare doing rounds on the internet and social media, sending your children to a daycare center can be a tough decision. However, you may be pleasantly surprised to hear that responsible daycare centers can help with one of parents’ main concerns – childhood bullying. The following are three ways a daycare center can help to prevent childhood bullying.
Sending your child to a daycare center while you head to work is never easy. However, we would like to share how daycare can benefit your child’s growth and development in ways you may not realize. Maybe it’ll make it just a little bit easier for you when you drop your child off in the morning.
Christmas is just around the corner! Have you planned any Christmas activities for the children? Having all the kids join in is a great way to create heartwarming traditions and strengthen the family bond in the holiday season. Here are some Christmas activities for children that can brighten the season!
One of the biggest decisions in a parent’s life is to send their child to daycare. The anxiety of leaving your child under the supervision of strangers is entirely understandable. To alleviate the concern, you need to understand that you are making the right decision. Make sure you opt for the best daycare facility. Here are four essential factors you should consider when making such an important decision.
Heaven’s Elect Christian Learning Center and Daycare is a Non-denominational Christian childcare center fully licensed by the state of Michigan. Our Midland daycare center has been serving the community since 2000. The daycare center is open for your convenience: Monday – Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. We are closed in observance of the following holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. When at all possible, we are open during Midland Public School snow days.