Play-based Daycares in College Park MD

Play-based Daycares in College Park MD

Edgewood Children's Playhouse
About Me: Hi, parents! Welcome to Edgewood Children's Playhouse, my home-based daycare and preschool in College Park, MD! I’m the owner and main caregiver and I have 15 years of experience in child care and early childhood education. I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and I’m CPR and First-aid certified. I’m also a MAT trained so if needed, I can administer medication to all children in my care. I love kids! Before opening my own daycare, I used to take care of my friends' and relatives’ children. As a mother of 3 myself, I can relate to your concerns when it comes to finding a safe and loving “second home” for your little one. At my daycare, you can be sure that your little one is secure and will be filled with joy and happiness! Program: My program follows the Play-based learning approach and daily activities include Story Time as well as Arts & Crafts. In addition to English, I speak Bengali and upon your request, I can expose your child to this foreign language. I’m also planning on hiring a Spanish-speaking teacher who can teach the Spanish language everyday (however, my daycare is not a bilingual program). My family child care and preschool program is open year round from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. I offer full-time and part-time care for infants, toddlers and preschoolers between the ages of 4 weeks and 5 years old. I also offer before and after school care for older kids, up to 6 years old (I’m near Hollywood Elementary School and close to Springhill Lake Elementary School). Location: Edgewood Children's Playhouse is located off Edgewood Rd, in the Hollywood community of College Park, MD (near the Hollywood Elementary School and Hollywood Shopping Center). My home is centrally located since I'm right off Baltimore Ave (route 1) and just a few minutes away from the I-95, I- 495, Greenbelt Rd (route 193) and Baltimore-Washington Pkwy. Please send an email or call to book a tour, I’d like to meet you and your little one!
Good Luck Estates Children's Place
About Me Welcome to Good Luck Estates Children's Place, my home daycare in Lanham, MD! I am a mother of 2 and I have 8 years of child care experience. I hold a Child Development Associate's Degree in Early Education and I am also a CPR and first-aid certified. My mission is to provide quality child care for all families in the community in a warm, nurturing, loving and educational environment. Program My daycare is open between 6:30 am and 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. I care for infants as young as 2 weeks, and for toddlers and preschoolers up to 5 years old. I also provide before and after school care for school-age children up to 13 years old. My family child care program offers various flexible options to accommodate working families (full-time daycare, part-time daycare, etc.). Peanut free and tree-nut free snacks and lunch bunch are included in the tuition (I participate in the USDA food program). Curriculum My home daycare’s curriculum enables each child to develop new skills at their own ability levels, to prepare each child to succeed in kindergarten and to provide a safe, healthy environment for the children so their parents can obtain peace of mind about their child’s care. I also offer a variety of activities in a friendly and supportive environment through Play-based approach. Child Care Goals • To provide high quality, developmentally appropriate child care for preschool children with focus on the individual child’s age and ability to stimulate social, cognitive, physical and emotional growth. • To provide a safe, nurturing and recreational environment for school age children while their parents work or attend school. • To provide opportunities for families to be involved with their children’s education and have access to parenting support and education. Location Good Luck Estates Children's Place is located off Good Luck Rd, with easy access to the I-495 and the Baltimore Washington Parkway. My home daycare is near the Robert Frost Elementary School and the Lamont Elementary School. Please send an email to learn more and schedule a time to meet. I would love to meet you and your family!

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Other Play-based Daycares Near College Park MD

Michell Lindsey Family Child Care

INFANT CURRICULUM: Infants, 6 weeks to 17 months: Activities include: • listening and responding to the oral language of teachers • The opportunity... to see and touch interesting books • Listening to books, poems, and literature • Develop muscle strength • Brain development activities • Develop the sense of hearing, seeing, touch, taste, and smell TODDLER CURRICULUM: Learning Objectives: • Me and my body • Making friends • My neighborhood • Science • Communicating • Problem solving • Construction and Art • Expressing feelings • Story Book Characters PRE-KINDERGARTEN AND PRE-SCHOOL CURRICULUM: Learning Objectives: School Readiness Theme 1 Work Habits Theme 2 My Family, My Community Theme 3 My Five Senses Theme 4 Month, Numbers, Seasons Theme 5 Animals Everywhere Theme 6 Language Development Theme 7 Science, Mathematics and Reading Theme 8 Recognize shapes and colors Theme 9 Growing and Changing Theme 10 Ready for Kindergarten PRESCHOOL CURRICULUM The preschool curriculum will cover the following areas: Movement and Coordination • Physical attention and relaxation • Gross motor skills • Eye-hand, and eye-foot coordination • Group games • Creative movement Autonomy and Social Skills • Sense of self and personal responsibility • Working in group setting Work Habits • Memory Skills • Following directions • Task persistence and completion Language • Oral language • Nursery rhymes, poems, finger plays/songs • Emerging literacy skills Mathematics • Patters and classifications • Geometry • Measurement • Numbers and numbers sense • Basic Addition and subtraction • Money • Orientation in time and space • Vocabulary • Measure of time • Passage of time (past, present, future) • Actual and represented space • Simple maps • Basic geographical concepts Science • Human, animal, and plant characteristics • Physical elements (water, air, and light) • Tools Music • Attend to different sounds • Imitate and produce sounds • Listen and sing • Listen and move Visual arts • Attend to visual detail • Creating art • Looking at and talking about art

Zam Learning Center

Hi! Thank you for visiting my business. I am a family childcare provider who is in the process of getting accredited nationally. I have the highest... level of credential for early childhood professional. My daycare will be a safe place for your child to stay & at the same time fun place for her to develop her/his potential. We are focused on developing the child's strengths & potential, more on the content & process than memorization. Most of my children that graduated from my daycare were able to read & had an easy transition to kindergarten. I have a live video fed that you can check on your phone to see what we are doing here at ZLC. We are here to help ease parent's anxiety about living their child to a complete stranger. We are open from 7:00am to 6:00pm, Monday to Friday. We accept children from 18 months to 5 years old. We are conveniently located in College Park, MD, just 10 minutes walk to the Greenbelt Metro Station. If you have questions feel free to call & leave a message to voicemail or email me for a tour of the facility. ZAM Learning Center Experience • Warm home like environment • Weekly Themes/Multi-lingual Songs & Activities/Writer’s Workshop • Teach educational concepts (phonics, phonological awareness, math, science concepts & more) • Special Days • USDA Approved Meals • Plenty of outdoor activities Provider Information • CPR, First Aid & SIDS Certified • 10 plus years of experience • Teacher’s Education: • Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education • Bachelor’s Degree in Education • Participated the Maryland Model for School Readiness Program (MMSR) • Maryland Credential (Level 6), MD EXCELS, affiliated with NAEYC, NAFCC Support for Parents • Weekly E-Newsletter • Parent-Teacher Conferences • Live video feed available

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