Category Archives: Advice

December Holidays: Teaching Children About Diversity

December plays host to several big holidays, with Christmas being the most celebrated in North America. It is during this time of year that we get mixed feelings and strong opinions about a daycare hosting a Christmas party. The main concern for these parents is that they do not celebrate Christmas...

Strengthen Emotional Equity In Your Children

November is the time for remembrance and what a better time than this to talk about social-emotional equity in children. So what is Social-Emotional Equity? To me it is social and emotional knowledge. Society spends so much time and money on formal education (learning to read, write, problem solve, etc.)...

You Are What You Eat

Fall is here and it is an exciting time to get the children outdoors and active. With the weather on the mild side, I suggest heading to the farmers market, pumpkin patch or even a nice walk to the park. Halloween is also not far away and with all the...

Empowering Your Child Through Group Daycare

Futurekids daycare, located in Coquitlam, is a group daycare centre and last week was our first week of preschool. As in previous years, we had children with separation anxiety; some crying and not letting their parents go and some having a full blown emotional meltdown. This is common to see especially...

The Importance of Early Childhood Education

The importance of early childhood can hardly be overemphasized. Not only is daycare a time of great learning but it is also the time when attitudes towards learning and habits are formed. It is also a time when values and prejudices are developed. We all want our children to be...

Why Group Daycare Can Help Advance Your Child’s Learning

Many parents have the impression that daycare is just babysitting. At Futurekids Daycare the curriculum in the daycare and preschool is exactly the same except that the daycare program has more hours for honing skills such as language and math and more time for activities such as science, geography and...

Positive Shifts In Daycare New Westminster Leads the Way

It is a false perception that daycare do not care. Parents worry that daycare at New Westminster and elsewhere cannot replicate the intimate bond between a mother and a child. “Caring in a group backdrop with unrelated adults minding our kids cannot be acceptable to us”, says a housewife. “You...

Childcare Burnaby: Fostering Children the Way Parents Want

The last thing a parent would want to think is leaving their children in someone else’s care. Fortunately, child care at various daycare Burnaby & Coquitlam centers has a high quality program geared to the age of children, with daily schedules consisting of indoor and outdoor activity in a warm...

Daycare Coquitlam: Choosing The Right One For Your Child

If you are in search of a daycare, Coquitlam provides some excellent choices worth considering. However, choosing a daycare facility for your precious little one would largely depend on personal preferences. Every child is unique and the choice of daycare facility for them should meet their specific requirements. Therefore, while...