1. not wanting to go to preschool toddler town daycare chicago

    What to Do When Your Child Doesn’t Want to Go to Daycare

    Kids have an innate love of learning. It’s partly from our ancestors (you had to learn skills in order to survive) and partly because the world is just so interesting. Everything taught in school is new and useful knowledge that your child can apply to their world situation, from how to bounce a ball off the wall to how to tie their shoes. However, there may come a day where your child suddenly …Read More

  2. The Benefits of Imaginative Play for Your Preschooler

    From the earliest ages, kids enjoy playing make believe games. They enjoy living in worlds of their own creation, as well as being someone they are not, such as a princess or a fireman. In the past, imaginative play was dismissed as just that — play. However, now we know that imaginative play has many benefits, from teaching kids to solve problems to teaching cooperation. Toddler Town Daycare in…Read More

  3. importance of exercise kids toddler town daycare chicago

    The Benefits of Exercise for Your Preschooler

    Most of us lead incredibly busy lives. From the moment we wake up till the moment we lay our heads down to rest, our day is packed with work, getting the kids to school, after school activities, dinner, and bath time. In the hustle and bustle, it can be hard to squeeze in physical activities for your child. Luckily, at Toddler Town Daycare in Chicago, we build in plenty of time for physical moveme…Read More

  4. The Importance Of Reading To Children

    At our educational daycare and preschool centers in Chicago and Evanston, IL, one of our favorite parts of the day is storytime. During this time, a teacher or an aid reads a story out loud to the children, often pausing to let the children examine the pictures, using different voices for different characters, and utilizing other tools to help the children enjoy and understand the story.  It is l…Read More

  5. Is Your Child Ready For Preschool?

    There comes a time in a parents’ life when they have to decide if this is the year their toddler will start preschool. Many children will complete two or even three years of preschool, whereas others might just have one year of preschool before transitioning into kindergarten. Whether your child is two-years-old or five, one of the most important things to consider is whether they are physically…Read More

  6. What to Look for In a Day Care Center: Part 2

    Welcome back to the two-part series by Toddler Town Daycare where we are covering the various things that you should be looking for when searching for the right daycare facility. In our last blog post, we covered four of the factors that you should be looking into when narrowing down your options. While those four points are all extremely important, there was no way for us to cover all of the esse…Read More

  7. What to Look for In a Day Care Center

    There are countless benefits to putting your child in daycare. If you haven't already, check out our previous blog that covers a few of the reasons that we think every parent benefits from the services offered at daycare. If you're ready to reap the many benefits, today's blog is for you. We are going to touch on a few of the qualities that you want to make sure the daycare facility that you choos…Read More

  8. Benefits of Putting Your Child in Daycare

    Child care is one of those things that parents know they could benefit from, but they either have a tough time passing off their child to someone else or feel guilty leaving them , making it an option they don't take advantage of. The reality, however, is that there are countless benefits to children being in daycare! In today's blog post, we are going to cover a few of the different benefits that…Read More