1. How to Make Disagreements Comfortable and Safe

    Have you had a chance to read our Cortlandt Manor day care center’s last blog yet? If you have, then you already know that not only is it okay to have disagreements with your child, it is a natural and healthy part of life. However, just because disagreements are okay, it is important to know that there is a right way and a wrong way to disagree with a child. That is why our child care experts h…Read More

  2. How to Prevent Behavioral Issues

    Prevention is easier than trying to address something after the fact.  Whether you are talking about auto repair, health problems or behavioral issues, prevention is a much easier and more effective route to take rather than trying to address the issue later on. If you prevent behavioral problems from happening before they start, you will skip a whole lot of frustration. Before we go into how to …Read More

  3. How Family Dinners Benefit Your Child

    Family dinners are so important for your child! If you have had a chance to read our last blog, then you already know about many of the ways that family dinners can benefit your child. At Child's World Academy, we want to help you to raise a healthy, happy child, even when they leave our day care center in Cortlandt Manor, and a big part of that is family dinner. Keep reading to learn about more b…Read More

  4. Tips to Make the Transition to Kindergarten Easier

    Summer is here, but it will be gone before you know it, and if your child is going to start kindergarten in this coming school year, it is the perfect time to start preparing them for the transition. Going from preschool to kindergarten isn't always easy, and not just for kids, it can be hard on parents too! Luckily, our day care center in Cortlandt Manor is here to help! The following is a list f…Read More

  5. How to Manage Your Child’s Screen Time Part 2

    In our last blog, our child care center in Cortlandt Manor went over a few tips for managing your child’s screen time. To recap, we’ve already talked about establishing screen-free times and places, banishing screens of all sorts from the table and knowing what your child is doing at all times on their screen. The following is a list of a few more screen time management tips from our experienc…Read More

  6. How to Get Your Kids Excited About Math!

    Math is one of those things that most kids (and adults for that matter) groan about, but having a good understanding of math will benefit your child in so many ways! Because math isn't exactly a thrill ride, it can make it difficult to motivate your kids to learn it. Child's World Academy is a different kind of day care center in Cortlandt Manor. We don't just watch your kids and send them on thei…Read More

  7. March 2015 Newsletter – Peekskill

      News from Administration Welcome to March!  How does that old saying go? “In like a lion and out like a lamb.” It’s hard to believe that February is over and spring is on its way.   The children enjoyed the Valentine’s Day luncheon.  Thank you to all who brought things in! In February we all also learned about lights and shadows, Presidents, celebrated Chinese New Year and learn…Read More

  8. How to Keep Your Child Active During Winter

    In our previous blog, our child care center in Cortlandt Manor went over a couple of tips for keeping your child active when it is cold out. To recap, we talked about spending some time in an indoor facility, like a rec center, and engaging in fun, outdoor activities in the snow. These aren’t the only things that you can do to encourage your child to become more active. The following is a list f…Read More

  9. February 2015 Newsletter – Peekskill

      News from Administration We had a lot of fun in January!  We enjoyed Crazy Hat Day on the 15th. We also explored many themes revolving around winter and snow.  Our Preschool and Pre-K classes made imitation snow to use in their sensory table.  They also made sticky ice!  Our Preschool child also made their own beautiful snow globes! This month we are looking to be just as busy with all …Read More

  10. Holiday Crafts for Your and Your Kids!

      Though the holidays are usually a pretty busy season, it is also the perfect time of the year to spend some quality time with your kids and your family! In between all of the feasts and presents, you may be ready to take a nap, but chances are, your child will be excited and in need of some play time. Keep your child occupied with this list of holiday crafts and activities from our day care cen…Read More