starting a daycare

5 Ways to Calm Your Anxiety That You Can Do During Class

Anyone can experience anxiety.  Some of us more than others.  But what really sucks, is when it hits us during work.  We can’t run.  And we can’t go into panic mode, either.  We have kids we’re responsible for, after all!  Well, here’s some coping mechanisms you can use all day…

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How to Make Simple Picture Labels for Your Toys [FREE TEMPLATE]

Classroom labels make clean up easier and keep your room organized.  You can combine pictures and words to help non-readers know where things go.  Do you know how to make toy labels the easy way?  Here’s a tutorial and free template to help you out! How to Make Simple Picture…

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How to Make a Daycare Schedule that Works [Free Template]

If you work with kids, you know that a routine is a must! Setting a schedule helps the kids, the parents, and you. Keep reading for my tried and tested schedule, and the reasons why I’ve found this schedule to be the best. How to Make a Daycare Schedule that…

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Free Boo-Boo Report Sheet for Daycares and Teachers

Boo-boos will for sure happen at daycare and at school.  Here’s a simple list of supplies you should keep in your daycare first aid kit for those inevitable boo-boos.  Plus, download a free send-home Boo-Boo Report! Free Boo-Boo Report Sheet for Daycares and Teachers How to Make a First Aid Kit…

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26 FREE Posters and Resources Your Preschool Needs

26 FREE Posters and Resources Your Preschool Needs Are you setting up your classroom for the first time? Or maybe just changing it around a bit? Well, here’s some of the best and most practical FREE resources I’ve found on TeachersPayTeachers.com! Free Posters and Charts Voice Level Poster Freebie Whole…

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Why Your Kids Need to Nap – And How to Get Them To Do It

Naps are a fundamental part of most child care programs.  A nap is actually necessary for most children for a number of reasons!  But, we all know a child that constantly fights to stay awake all day long.  Read on for my tried-and-true tips for a successful nap time. This…

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How to Avoid Conflict with Daycare Parents

Business relationships have to include clear communication and mutual respect.  But eventually, some issues are going to come up.  There will also be day to day things you’ll want to mention.  Here’s some ways I’ve learned that help to avoid conflict with daycare parents. Put It In Writing Create a…

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