Providing care for Weston children six weeks through five years.
Providing care for Weston children six weeks through five years.

A Children’s Carousel
1051 Shotgun Road
Weston, Florida 33326
Telephone: (954) 424-1898

A Children’s Carousel
1051 Shotgun Road
Weston, Florida 33326

(954) 424-1898

 

4 Ways to Make Holidays Better for Kids Tips for keeping kids happy and able to enjoy the fun Rachel Ehmke; Adapted from Child Mind Institute It’s easy for children to be smitten with the magic of the holidays. Fun presents. Extra sweets. A vacation from school—there’s a lot to like. But with the freedom and...
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Adapted from blogs.brighthorizons.com Thanksgiving is around the corner. It is a holiday and an expression of gratitude. Here are some tips to teach our kids gratitude and to practice thanksgiving all year round! • Model Gratefulness. You are your children’s most important role model. Using grateful language and positive reinforcement is a great way to show children how to...
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New ideas for sandwiches, wraps, mini-pizzas and more tasty lunch recipes for kids Adapted from Parenting.com by Jennifer Saltiel, Stephanie Eckelkamp and Kelly Ladd Sanchez Enjoy these yummy and simple lunch recipes!   Honey, Almond Butter & Banana Spread 2 slices of whole-wheat bread with almond butter or peanut butter.  Top 1 bread slice with a...
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Mindfulness Practice for Preschoolers Connecting Kids to Nature by: Scott Rogers – Adapted from Mindful Magazine, 2017 We live in a time when it is all too easy to feel stressed and overwhelmed, and even children are more frequently experiencing these uncomfortable states.  When we teach mindfulness to children, we are sharing with them skillful ways...
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Daily reading for preschoolers is a critical part of their long-term reading success! Adapted from PBS Family During the preschool years, many young children will be able to recite or sing the alphabet. They may begin to recognize familiar letters, especially letters in their own names. Children who have been read to frequently pretend to...
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THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO POTTY TRAINING Adapted from: WeTheParents.org Struggling to settle on the best potty training method? The Ultimate Guide To Potty Training! It can certainly be an overwhelming time, and getting a child out of diapers is something that most parents just want done. Alas, there is no magic word or step-by-step guide that will...
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The early years are critical to developing a lifelong love of reading – you can’t start reading to a child too soon! Read together every day. Read to your child every day. Make this a warm and loving time when the two of you can cuddle close together. Bedtime is an especially great time for reading...
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What is STEM? STEM is an acronym for SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATH. The STEM approach to teaching and learning integrates the curriculum content with skills of science, technology, engineering and math. Many parents ask us what age we think it is appropriate to start teaching STEM to children. At A Children’s Carousel, we believe...
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Teach kids patience…three easy ways? If your child wasn’t born to wait, you’re not alone. Good news is that patience is actually a skill you can teach.  As mom’s and dad’s of young children, have you ever wondered if it’s possible to teach your toddler patience? First time parents, this will help you immensely in the...
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