1. Extra! Extra! Read All About It!

    Toddler Town Daycare wants you to know we are partners in your child’s development and education. It's why we created our blog page. Here you'll find Arts and Crafts that can be done at home, healthy and easy recipes for the family, birthday, party, and family fun event suggestions, green ideas for your home, and ways that parents can save money. Make sure you check it out often!…Read More

  2. November Newsletters

    November is a great time in the Toddler Town Daycare family! As you can tell by our most recent and past November newsletters, students spend this month learning about Thanksgiving and what it means to be thankful. This is a great time for students to learn about what it means to be a family and why we should be thankful for all the people who love us. As the weather cools down and we spend more t…Read More

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    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

  4. October Newsletters

    October is certainly a fun month here at Toddler Town, especially for the students! If your kiddo is at either our Evanston or Chicago daycare centers, they are in for a treat — and hopefully no tricks! Many of our classrooms will be having special fall festivities occurring such as feasts or Halloween activities. Students will learn about the changing seasons, pumpkins, the history of Halloween…Read More

  5. 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

  6. September Newsletters

    September is the first full month of school for many of our students. That means that in most of our classrooms, students will be participating in activities that will help them get to know their classmates. At our Evanston and Chicago daycare centers, we want students to feel like the classroom is a second home, and that means making sure everyone knows each other like family! They will also be l…Read More

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    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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. June Newsletters

    Spring has left and summer is here! That means it’s the perfect time for our students to begin learning about the summer season. As you can tell by our June newsletters, we will be spending a lot of time outdoors so make sure your kiddo has appropriate attire and sunscreen to protect their skin! Many of our classrooms will begin learning about insects and bugs, reptiles, and other summery critte…Read More

  11. 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