Family Day care

I have recently started caring for children in my home through Kilmany Family Day Care.

I  have also just started a Unit of my study which refers to child’s play and my next assignment is on creating play spaces for children between the ages of 0-5, Perfect timing!

Below are a few areas that I have set up for today; I have an 18 month old boy and 2yr old in my care as well as my two munchkins.

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Chalk on the bricks under the clothesline with the blackboard not too far away.

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Play mat with Little People Farm and friends

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No sand unfortunately, but the rocks and dirt seem to do the job with dump trucks and diggers

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And of course a book corner to recharge the energy batteries.

We have some really great areas outside that I like to use for the older kids, where we set up dinosaurs with natural materials under the tree canopies although the younger boys seem to become a little crazy with the sticks and rocks so I keep those ideas for the days with older children. I’ve also came across this great blog which have given me so many ideas I cant wait to put into action! More to come.

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