1. December Newsletters

    It’s the last month of a long year! December is always a fun time in our Evanston and Chicago daycare centers! Students are getting excited about celebrating upcoming holidays with their families, there’s snow on the ground, and students are getting a little antsy from spending more time indoors due to the cold weather. Thankfully, we keep them busy at our education daycares! In our December n…Read More

  2. Socializing Your Child Outside of Daycare

    The ability to socialize is one of the many reasons that parents enroll their children in daycare. Aside from the newly found free time to run errands and catch up on life, daycare is a great way for kids to get familiar interacting with children their own age. After a while, they become familiar with the setting and their peers, making it so much easier during the drop-off process. If, however, y…Read More

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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