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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum Yesterday, 04:54 PM
Replies: 84
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Posted By flying_babyb
I feel like cameras are a good thing but not ones...

I feel like cameras are a good thing but not ones that can be viewed by the parents at will. I worked at a center with them, only viewable in the office. I was in the toddler room with 8 kids. 3 were...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-29-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 343
Posted By flying_babyb
find the one thing they love this week and spend...

find the one thing they love this week and spend a week letting them do it (ours are cars, day one: just cars, people. Tue- add blocks, Wens add boxes thurs add other props, fri build a city)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-28-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 651
Posted By flying_babyb
our kids bring there packets to daycare. The...

our kids bring there packets to daycare. The teacher in that class (the school agers are mixed with the 3 and ups) makes them sit and do a half hour or so during the beginning of playtime. They do...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-28-2020, 07:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,899
Posted By flying_babyb
ive had ptsd for many years. I have clinical...

ive had ptsd for many years. I have clinical depression too. Its never come up and I do just fine.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-27-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 343
Posted By flying_babyb
Oh the school agers are annoying me. Rude rude...

Oh the school agers are annoying me. Rude rude little buggers! They play board games, color, go outside for hours, and have to lay down for a hour at nap time, after that, its homework time till...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-26-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By flying_babyb
Those picket fences work nice. I would do...

Those picket fences work nice. I would do something like that with some soft areas (mabey a mat that you can roll up and take inside). Bing has nice options if you search infant daycare playarea
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-24-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
Well were on shelter on place now. Daycare is...

Well were on shelter on place now. Daycare is considered essential. Were staying open. So far I'm staying healthy, did go home w a migrange
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 59
Posted By flying_babyb
Brightwheel

So my center has brightwheel. How the heck do you do a lesson plan on there? I figured out everything else but that.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 181
Posted By flying_babyb
Aww. Nice message. I'm at a center that's...

Aww. Nice message. I'm at a center that's considered essential even though it's not mentioned in the government's speech. Were disinfecting alot and trying to get by as more kids leave. Hard to keep...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2020, 06:28 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
Try your local big lots for flour! I got a 5...

Try your local big lots for flour! I got a 5 pound bag for under $3 and they had about 5 more. Plus my coworker got me 2 of the 2 pound bags at the grocery. I plan to make bread and do my easter...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2020, 09:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 377
Posted By flying_babyb
Also check out big lots they had LOTS of lysol...

Also check out big lots they had LOTS of lysol and clorex yesterday at mine!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 659
Posted By flying_babyb
Postive- when I wear my "Don't worry! I'm not...

Postive- when I wear my "Don't worry! I'm not crazy, I'm a daycare teacher" sweatshirt people actully thank me. Our local news did a huge thankyou segement on the air. For once daycare providers are...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2020, 09:28 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
I went out yesterday to the book store (totally...

I went out yesterday to the book store (totally not a need but the bookstore i like is taking huge percations), dollar tree and big lots. Big lots was still pretty well stocked, saw lots of the stuff...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-21-2020, 10:10 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,447
Posted By flying_babyb
I fear a shelter in place too, but alas my center...

I fear a shelter in place too, but alas my center will be open, were essential and take care of medical,first reponder kids (and were asked by state if we would consider going 24/7 which would mean I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-21-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
Good policy but it may be worth noting that some...

Good policy but it may be worth noting that some people run at a cooler temputure normally, like my normal is 97.6. If I hit 100, Im half dead. May be worth noting what is normal for each child.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-19-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 377
Posted By flying_babyb
Odaban on everything. bleach and water spray on...

Odaban on everything. bleach and water spray on furniture (thats not cloth). Every plastic toy goes into the sanitizer daily (so that means the kids get a whole day with no toys...) The stuffed stuff...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-19-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
aww thats so sweet! The state actually asked us...

aww thats so sweet! The state actually asked us today if we would consider going 24/7 to take essential persons kids! Most of the staff actually said they would! I would love to work nights (even...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-18-2020, 04:55 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
Yea we know its comming! im blessed to be at a...

Yea we know its comming! im blessed to be at a tiny center that on most days has 7 people and 30 kids. boss told us that if we have to close, she could keep us working at least another 3 days, a day...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-17-2020, 05:05 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
Our center in wi got called vital this morning!...

Our center in wi got called vital this morning! guess we will likely be open awhile. On that note most of our restraunts are take out only... I walked through the Mc.donalds drive through on my lunch...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-17-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 597
Posted By flying_babyb
I agree! Wisconsin here, we just agreed to take...

I agree! Wisconsin here, we just agreed to take on another 10 to 16 kids
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-17-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 659
Posted By flying_babyb
I had a parent show up today with "doggy ice...

I had a parent show up today with "doggy ice cream". It was mint for st Patrick day. It was just regular ice cream but we read "Grovey joe, ice cream and dinosaurs" every stinkin day! It was a nice...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-14-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 343
Posted By flying_babyb
no cause I have a little girl who was forced all...

no cause I have a little girl who was forced all her life to say sorry now she thinks she can bully other kids then say " Im so sorry, Ill be good" and get away with it. I told her "sorry dont cut...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-13-2020, 06:39 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
wisconsin announced today. Had so many parents...

wisconsin announced today. Had so many parents panicked at pick up and telling us they were gonna end up broke paying for care and then trying to beg my boss to take there kids. Were praying we dont...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-13-2020, 06:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 994
Posted By flying_babyb
Well wisconsin just shut down schools. Hopefully...

Well wisconsin just shut down schools. Hopefully daycares are not next
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-10-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
pretty much all disinfectants, bleach, clorox...

pretty much all disinfectants, bleach, clorox wipes and vinegar was completely out of stock at the local woodman's today! Kinda funny too cause were not a major city. Funny thing is, our centers more...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-10-2020, 05:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 332
Posted By flying_babyb
Been there! got fired over it. I had called on a...

Been there! got fired over it. I had called on a daycare where a special needs child was put in time out in the lunchroom, while the director made lunch. The child was 4, he was left to sit over a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-09-2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
Just got a bunch of infromation from the health...

Just got a bunch of infromation from the health department about corona, and were in a state with only 2 cases.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-08-2020, 08:18 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
When the first case was diagnosed in the chicago...

When the first case was diagnosed in the chicago area, there was a panic and masks. Now, not so much. I live in a smaller city and most people arnt even talking about it. My boss has started spraying...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-27-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 16,884
Posted By flying_babyb
swine flu, h1n1.... This happens every year. Am i...

swine flu, h1n1.... This happens every year. Am i little concerned? Yep cause if i get it, ill be the one to get Pneumonia. But Ive had Pneumonia before and lived. I'm more worried about taking time...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-26-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 347
Posted By flying_babyb
well, it may be the only real job but you just...

well, it may be the only real job but you just need to find a older owner willing to take a chance! I got my first job because I showed up and the daycare and the lady saw my address and asked me if...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-25-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 347
Posted By flying_babyb
I remember reading somewere when i first stated...

I remember reading somewere when i first stated working that if you were at a job less than a certain time you didnt have to list it on your resume.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-25-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 639
Posted By flying_babyb
Would the parents respond or the doctor to a ASQ...

Would the parents respond or the doctor to a ASQ or a ASQSE? These tools screen a childs development based on age and emotional development. The center I worked at used these every 6 months and would...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-25-2020, 08:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By flying_babyb
Works till they get wise, then they scribble ONE...

Works till they get wise, then they scribble ONE line and run to you to "tell"you about it.
Another idea:
The "talk to me turtle".
"I know you really want to talk to me, but I need to make sure...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-24-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 373
Posted By flying_babyb
the really "classic" toys: Go on ebay or the...

the really "classic" toys: Go on ebay or the internet. I actually belong to a fb group for identifying old toys and surprising what those old little tyke, fisher price toys go for. Not to mention...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-24-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By flying_babyb
"I know you want to tell me something. I would...

"I know you want to tell me something. I would LOVE if you could go draw me a picture of what you want to tell me. Let me know when your done and we can talk about it. I love to see what you can...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-18-2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 356
Posted By flying_babyb
We have stackable big blue cots and some angels...

We have stackable big blue cots and some angels brand grey ones. Im in love with the short greys! they are up off the floor a bit and fit a crib sheet. The only gripe i have is they are shorter,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-18-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By flying_babyb
SO to piggyback, what do you do with the child...

SO to piggyback, what do you do with the child who wakes up after 30 mins and no matter how you try to soothe, SHREAKS, like loud enough that he wakes the rest of the class unless you pick him up....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-17-2020, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By flying_babyb
OH WOW! i saw so many cool light table sets! our...

OH WOW! i saw so many cool light table sets! our boss shops lakeshore, but Im gonna show her these
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-17-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By flying_babyb
We love our light table. Weve used it to look at...

We love our light table. Weve used it to look at stuff under paper and guess what it is. The bigs play hockey on it, and my littles love to put random things on it and see if they can see the light...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By flying_babyb
#3! Music soothes the savage beast. Know what...

#3! Music soothes the savage beast. Know what songs are "popular" for kids dancing. Stick to your policies, and remember some days will suck!
#1
cars. My kids are hooked on the magnetic ones that...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2020, 08:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By flying_babyb
In our center the parents cant enter the child...

In our center the parents cant enter the child care area with there child till they hang up there coat and wash there hands. They also dont leave untill the child has washed there hands. Seems to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 372
Posted By flying_babyb
Dance Songs

Im so sick of super siah, gummy bears and baby shark. What songs make your children drop everything and dance?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2020, 05:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 452
Posted By flying_babyb
Parents bottles from home, rinse and return....

Parents bottles from home, rinse and return. Daycare bottles go though the dishwasher. Most parents bring one back and forth, we give um a quick rinse and toss in the bag.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,085
Posted By flying_babyb
My job! the whole thing. So we have to get our...

My job! the whole thing. So we have to get our own day off coverage, I didnt find it in time cause there too short staffed. I said ok, ill take the punishment. They call at 6am to help me find...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2020, 04:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 282
Posted By flying_babyb
20-30 degrees here in chicago, Snowing. 100% of...

20-30 degrees here in chicago, Snowing. 100% of my kids have runny nasty noses, two have attuide issues and one bit me in the tata today! Been a real fun week!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-11-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 413
Posted By flying_babyb
Really? thats kinda differnent. I think every...

Really? thats kinda differnent. I think every daycare ive worked at had staff whos kids atteneded on assistance.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-11-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 401
Posted By flying_babyb
For feild trips and outings yes- any other time?...

For feild trips and outings yes- any other time? seems like overkill. If they come in somthing you dont approve of you can just change them out. For feild trips, we did all yellow shirts and then we...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2020, 01:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,084
Posted By flying_babyb
two thirds of my parents wont even care if I do...

two thirds of my parents wont even care if I do somthing. Pretty sure ill do a footprint on a doily that says something cute or a handprint. We didnt even plan a party this year
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2020, 01:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By flying_babyb
just toss a little antifungal on there to be...

just toss a little antifungal on there to be safe. It wont hurt anything. I did this when the kitten had it and had a suspicios spot.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,085
Posted By flying_babyb
Yep and i swear people totally ignore that rule....

Yep and i swear people totally ignore that rule. drives me batty! We have shoe covers directly outside the door, the teachers all have house slippers on.. How hard is it to understand?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,085
Posted By flying_babyb
Today? Parents with NO respect and staff too....

Today? Parents with NO respect and staff too. Theres a HUGE sign on our door that says shoe free classroom, please stay in the box outlined on the floor. We basically have a large box taped out on...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-05-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,085
Posted By flying_babyb
One kids 30 min naps, the other whos clingy and...

One kids 30 min naps, the other whos clingy and whiney since mom annoced shes preggers, the ever changing rues ( I work in a center) and my co teachers inabilty to remember the garbage.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2020, 05:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 462
Posted By flying_babyb
Well if you can get your current parents to leave...

Well if you can get your current parents to leave good feedback that would be a start
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2020, 05:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 520
Posted By flying_babyb
None of our parents were told when we had a...

None of our parents were told when we had a teacher fired for causing harm to children (she was caught ON CAMERA pinching children, squeezing ect. Her coteacher didnt even know. This teacher had one...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-01-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 426
Posted By flying_babyb
They can take time from there responsibilties....

They can take time from there responsibilties. When my best freinds grandma was sick and didnt want to be alone at the hospital we (best freind, me, her mom) worked it out to take shifts.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-30-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 33,703
Posted By flying_babyb
THIS!! my coworkers kid had rotten breath (like...

THIS!! my coworkers kid had rotten breath (like rancid meat) for two weeks. I suggested she take her in (she was also doing the open mouth thing). Doc tells mom she has to see a speclist. They put...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-29-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,561
Posted By flying_babyb
ours wears slutty tight tops (shes a BIG gal)...

ours wears slutty tight tops (shes a BIG gal) with designer jackets and shoes. Then we ask for supplies (soy milk, diapers, changing paper) and were told we have to wait till easter seals approves...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-28-2020, 05:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,561
Posted By flying_babyb
THIS is the director at the center I work at. She...

THIS is the director at the center I work at. She expects 1 year olds to stay 4 kids in an area and the teachers to keep them there. She also expects us to feed 4 kids at a time, "its not...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-28-2020, 05:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 491
Posted By flying_babyb
Im from wisconsin orginally. Ours look like these...

Im from wisconsin orginally. Ours look like these
(examples in link)...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-27-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 538
Posted By flying_babyb
Great idea!!! we have a big orange band on the...

Great idea!!! we have a big orange band on the stroller that says "Emergency information in basket" then have laminated emergency cards in there.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-26-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 796
Posted By flying_babyb
Parents walk them in (if they have multiples,...

Parents walk them in (if they have multiples, they learn to deal, though If I see them comming and CAN help I will). They take off the kids things and hang them up. We talk breifly about the kids...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-26-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 492
Posted By flying_babyb
I like that there looking into grain based...

I like that there looking into grain based deserts! We used to make this crusty pastry (flour, water, butter) and take whole peaches (tossed in the blender to make a filling) and put in a cupcake tin...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-26-2020, 10:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By flying_babyb
Hugs! been there. I actully work at one of the...

Hugs! been there. I actully work at one of the worst centers in my area (we've been shot at 3 times last year). I have people tell me "Im sorry" when I say where I work. I love the kids, which is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-25-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 538
Posted By flying_babyb
when I used to nanny for 4 kids, I would take a...

when I used to nanny for 4 kids, I would take a phone with me everywere. I taught the oldest two how to dail 911. I also taught them to read a paper out of my pocket. It said "I am at ____ st in any...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-24-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 819
Posted By flying_babyb
seat buckle chair? I know it sounds odd, but its...

seat buckle chair? I know it sounds odd, but its worked for me. Well at least untill they figure out how to flip themselves and wear the chair as a "turtle shell" and crawl. I do this every diaper...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-22-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 521
Posted By flying_babyb
after having a ton of issues with this, I started...

after having a ton of issues with this, I started taking a picture of the thermometer held next to the clock and sending it to the parents. This gives me a visual for the parents to see, a time for...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-22-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By flying_babyb
We do a parent teacher conference. I sit down...

We do a parent teacher conference. I sit down and go over the questions with the parents, which gives me time to share any concerns i have or that they have. we then talk about a goal or two for the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-20-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 708
Posted By flying_babyb
I work in a center in a mostly African American...

I work in a center in a mostly African American area. Our schools are closed and so is the daycare.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-20-2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 556
Posted By flying_babyb
I would do a memory activity. Planting a tree is...

I would do a memory activity. Planting a tree is a nice one, the kids can watch it grow. We did this when the beloved neighbor (who would come to the fence and chat with the kids) passed. Even when...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-17-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 225
Posted By flying_babyb
If you want you could google: You are my sunshine...

If you want you could google: You are my sunshine Allouz daycare. The owner Keegan started out in a tiny home center and is now a beautiful center. worth a look.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-16-2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 497
Posted By flying_babyb
Center here: Our schedule is as fallows ...

Center here: Our schedule is as fallows
Breakfast 9
diapers 10
On a good day we may be able to sneak in some art
outside 1030
lunch 11
1130-1150 diaper check, going down for that well needed...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-13-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By flying_babyb
Last job search, I went on 14 interviews, was...

Last job search, I went on 14 interviews, was offered 4 positions, and spent forever deciding which one was right. I refused to work in a few cause they were horrible. I would say if its your...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-12-2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By flying_babyb
books, lots of books! Go with a book theme. Like...

books, lots of books! Go with a book theme. Like Lamma lamma red pajamas. Some lamma lamma books, a stuffed lamma, some lamma socks, ect.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-04-2020, 07:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By flying_babyb
Oh a little birdy told me that not only will...

Oh a little birdy told me that not only will licencing be out soon but so will the food program. A teacher dropped a lil birdy
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-04-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,000
Posted By flying_babyb
We use rubber bracelets, each kid has a color and...

We use rubber bracelets, each kid has a color and the chart is hanging on the wall. 8 kids, 8 colors, works pretty well. After awile you learn there colors too. Makes it so much eaiser on the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-04-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By flying_babyb
I feel ya! Im in the same boat with my center....

I feel ya! Im in the same boat with my center. The director likes to make up new rules weekly. This time its "it is not developmentally appropriate for 1 year olds to be forced to eat at the same...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-01-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By flying_babyb
If you dont show in a hour, you pay $2 a minute...

If you dont show in a hour, you pay $2 a minute sick kid pay, till you show up.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-01-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By flying_babyb
Try looking around locally, there may be a artist...

Try looking around locally, there may be a artist that would do it cheap! My old centers sign was created by a local artist who did it really cheap (under $30)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-31-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 727
Posted By flying_babyb
Not all kids forget! I was a everything teacher...

Not all kids forget! I was a everything teacher in a center when my aunts kids were little. I attended my cousins graduation and was amazed that 4 or 5 kids ran up to me saying your jenny! you were...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-26-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 764
Posted By flying_babyb
SO a odd sleep sack trick- I tuck there little...

SO a odd sleep sack trick- I tuck there little arms inside. It feels swaddly to them, but is still ok with regs (at least here).
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-12-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 670
Posted By flying_babyb
We have a simlar program. Ours is Iters and...

We have a simlar program. Ours is Iters and echers, early head start. Our lady showed up today, 5 mins after I promised my 1-2 year olds they could paint (SIGH). So 6 kids cram around a table made...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-07-2019, 08:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,903
Posted By flying_babyb
Nope, we have a struggling family that are new to...

Nope, we have a struggling family that are new to the country. They came with very little. The youngest boy wheres his sisters hand me downs (think pink dora the explorer shirts and cheetah print...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-02-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 415
Posted By flying_babyb
We have 4 of the dollar tree ones, they seem...

We have 4 of the dollar tree ones, they seem pretty accurate! Most of the time why say the same thing the er doc says when the parents take the kids in.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-22-2019, 05:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By flying_babyb
They could, if the provider sits down and shows...

They could, if the provider sits down and shows the child the correct way to use books
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-22-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 495
Posted By flying_babyb
Play with the red thing... Give him a red square...

Play with the red thing... Give him a red square to sit on when hes feeling sad, a red a car. Point out to him "i have a red car to drive. would u like the red car?" May help him adjust. Mine was...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-09-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,766
Posted By flying_babyb
YEP!! I feel ya! Same thing at our center with a...

YEP!! I feel ya! Same thing at our center with a few kids. funny thing is the teacher that competes alot with others over kids, is the one that most of the kids hate unless shes got food. She thinks...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-08-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 637
Posted By flying_babyb
"its ok! I'm a daycare teacher" I swear my...

"its ok! I'm a daycare teacher"
I swear my sister thinks I need this for any outing we take the class "pet" on. We have a stuffed monkey named bongo.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-07-2019, 09:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By flying_babyb
well crud! we dont have a note on file for our 1...

well crud! we dont have a note on file for our 1 year old on Elecare jr. Guess I should talk to mom. shes under weight so they want her on it for another year!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-07-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,005
Posted By flying_babyb
"oh you dont like it here? that cool. What do you...

"oh you dont like it here? that cool. What do you like? You gonna be here with me anyways mabey we can find a solution" rinse and repete
"Ok you dont like it here, what do you like?"
"Oh, what do...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-03-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 663
Posted By flying_babyb
The sack! Ive had troubled sleepers before and I...

The sack! Ive had troubled sleepers before and I seem to have good success with sleep sacks. Swaddling is banned in our state so i put them in the sack with their arms inside. Snuggle close, rock a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-02-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 639
Posted By flying_babyb
To me it looks like a halloween carver. Possibly...

To me it looks like a halloween carver. Possibly picked it up off a table or something?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-25-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 464
Posted By flying_babyb
6 Month Old Eating

how much should a 6 month old eat and drink in a day?
We have a child who is here from 7 am to 4pm. Mom brings us two 4 ounce breast milk bottles. Mom wants her to eat 1/2 a jar of stage one (and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-17-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 685
Posted By flying_babyb
ah the dog door! we had one at the first daycare...

ah the dog door! we had one at the first daycare I worked at (it was a home daycare and I was n assistant). Was really aswome for the dog, and the toddlers who frequently crawled out them.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-17-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 905
Posted By flying_babyb
"shut the $uck up #igger!" From the only white...

"shut the $uck up #igger!"
From the only white child in our center. Needless to say i was shocked
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-13-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By flying_babyb
I worked at a daycare that was built into a...

I worked at a daycare that was built into a three story Victorian. It was a 3 room center with a apartment on top. Worked at another center that was a house. two stories of classrooms, 4 upstairs, 4...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-13-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 790
Posted By flying_babyb
Ok ill share: Two year old classroom, big loft....

Ok ill share:
Two year old classroom, big loft. Two sets of stairs. 4 kids on the loft. Im standing right there. Kids brother shoves her and she goes flying... RIGHT OVER my arm. There's teeth on...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-08-2019, 06:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 997
Posted By flying_babyb
daycare teacher here. 8 kids. 3 babies (6 months,...

daycare teacher here. 8 kids. 3 babies (6 months, 8 months, 9 months), three one year olds, 3 two year olds. Most of the kids have been with us awhile. 8 month old one only screams when hungry, 8...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-21-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 475
Posted By flying_babyb
Two Year Old Head Smasher

Im lost here. I have a two year old who when told no intentionally runs around the room and trips, then cries. If shes close enough to a hard object she will intentionally hit her head, and cry. If...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-21-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 487
Posted By flying_babyb
ok from a bit larger center but I had 10...

ok from a bit larger center but I had 10 preschoolers. Each had a banana tag with there name on it (I love monkeys). Each center had 2-4 spots for a banana. If the velcro was full they had to go pick...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 474
Posted By flying_babyb
Getting to Know You

Anyone got a nice getting to know you printable? Seeking something with sibling names, pets, people who are important, likes, dislikes Ect. Anyone got a nice printable?
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