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Benefits of Early Childhood Education

Benefits of Early Childhood Education Socialization: Socialization with people other than the child’s family in a safe environment is an essential foundation element to the below areas… Concept of Cooperation: Learning how to share, cooperate, take turns and persevere within a safe learning environment, guided by professionals who have the children’s best interests at heart… […]

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COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS – April 2018

Our community has great things to offer families! We are adding this new section to the newsletter to help you connect to the variety of community events occurring in the Bloomington/Normal area. Enjoy! Kindergarten Registration for District 87 Click here for the District 87 Kindergarten Registration schedule & locations Car Seat Safety Check Click here for the 2018 schedule of Car […]

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Teacher Appreciation Week 2018

Help in saying “THANK YOU” to our teaching staff   Let’s celebrate the teachers of Katie’s Kids.   “Bar None – You’re The Best Teachers Around!” The teachers at Katie’s Kids work hard on a daily basis to help meet our children’s physical, emotional, and developmental needs! This year we will be celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week May […]

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March is National Nutrition Month

Young children need the same variety of nutrient-rich foods as older kids and adults, just in smaller quantities. As portions have gotten bigger, some parents and caregivers have developed a distorted view of the amount of food toddlers and preschoolers need. Feeding children becomes less frustrating and less complicated when adults know what kids need […]

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February is Dental Awareness Month

 February is dental awareness month! We have scheduled a special visitor from the Children’s Center for Dentistry to come share information with the children about oral health on February 7th. Brush up on oral health with these tips: The ADA recommends kids brush for two minutes, two times a day; an hourglass timer is helpful and […]

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