Infant Daycare in Bladensburg MD

Infant Daycare in Bladensburg MD

Oakwood Knolls Playhouse
Oakwood Knolls Playhouse is a licensed home daycare and preschool in New Carrollton, MD. The child care facility is located off Good Luck Rd, near Lamont Elementary School (near Wildercroft, East Riverdale and Hyattsville, MD). Your daily commute will be convenient since the daycare has easy access to all major roads, including the Baltimore-Washington Pkwy, Hwy 410/Veterans Pkwy, and the I-495. About The Staff The owner and main caregiver of this early childhood education program is a licensed child care provider. She’s a mother of 3 with CPR & First-aid certifications. She can also administer over-the-counter and prescription medication since she’s a MAT trained. She aims to help parents in the area by proving quality child care care in a safe and comfortable learning space. About The Program This family child care program is open from 6:15 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. They offer full-time and part-time care for infants as young as 2 months, as well as toddlers and preschoolers up to 5 years old. Children attending the daycare are served with peanut-free snacks (already included in the tuition). Before and after school care are both available for school-age kids, up to 12 years old (the facility is very close to Lamont Elementary School). About The Curriculum This child care and preschool program follows the Play-based learning philosophy, allowing children to learn through play. The owner offers extra-curricular activities like arts & crafts, music, story time, etc. Upon request, she can teach your little one the Amharic and Tigrinya languages in addition to English (though this is not a bilingual program). Please send a message through CareLuLu or call to schedule a tour.
Safe Haven Child Care
Aurelia Moore is the Sole Proprietor of Safe Haven Child Care, a licensed Family Child Care facility. Safe Haven Day Care is located in Mount Rainier, MD., near the West Hyattsville and Brookland Metro Stations and accessible to the F1 Cheverly/Takoma and R4 Highview/Brookland Metro Bus lines. Mrs. Moore cares for children beginning at 6 weeks old. Mrs. Moore has a Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education and Care and is a certified Medication Technician. Mrs. Moore received Americans with Disabilities Act Training and accepts children with special needs. She utilizes the ASQ-3, Ages and Stages Questionnaire a developmental monitoring system to assess development and she supports breastfeeding, providing a comfortable private space for mothers and their babies. Her Child Care environment is clean, spacious, sunny, literacy-rich and fully equipped with supplies that give children the opportunity to explore, make choices and develop and maintain positive social interactions. The Creative Curriculum is utilized at Safe Haven. The Creative Curriculum for Preschool is an award-winning research-based curriculum. The Creative Curriculum for Preschool features exploration and discovery as a way of learning, enabling children to develop confidence, creativity, and critical thinking skills. The Creative Curriculum for Preschool is based on 38 objectives for development and learning. These objectives are fully aligned with the Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework and state early learning standards and integrated into each and every one of the comprehensive collection of resources that makes up the curriculum. Educators can be confident that they are meeting important early learning standards every day, even while bringing their own creativity and expertise into daily planning. What’s more, the curriculum also offers daily opportunities to individualize instruction by helping teachers meet the needs of every learner, with a particular focus on English language development. In addition to the Creative Curriculum, Mrs. Moore considers the children's inquiries as an extension to the curriculum to ensure that the children comprehend what they are taught. Mrs. Moore provides a literacy-rich environment that includes field trips to the local library for Story Time and the children are provided with the opportunity to apply for a Library Card and browse and check out a book of their choice. Mrs. Moore is sensitive to the fact that children are active, therefore outdoor activities are a daily event when weather permits if only for a few minutes. These activities include neighborhood strolls and visits to the local parks to allow children to develop gross motor skills. Mrs. Moore has an extensive portfolio and references that she shares during interviews and is highly recommended by parents and local school officials.

Recent Reviews in Bladensburg MD

Oakwood Knolls Playhouse

"This provider is so loving and patient! My baby is happy and all smiles at drop-off and pick-up. This provider is an excellent caretaker and I couldn't be happier with her daycare! I highly recommend"

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Flower Avenue Little Playhouse

"This daycare is the best place for my baby, when he spend his day at this daycare I have nothing to worry about. My baby is happy to be there."

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