Teddy Bear Day Care – Ypsilanti

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Archive for October, 2011

“Big Body Play”

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

What is “Big Body Play”? According to Frances Carlson, author of a book of the same name: Rolling, running, climbing, chasing, pushing, banging, tagging, falling, tumbling, rough-and-tumble, rowdy, roughhousing, horseplay, play-fighting. These are just some of the names that adults give to the boisterous, large motor, very physical activity that young children naturally seem to […]

Homemade Cereal Bars

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

As we were planning for the 2011-2012 school year, we decided that we need to take a less-conventional approach to our snack plans. While there have been some pretty major fails (Broccoli-carrot salad, which sparked the petition from the school kids below), all in all the students have enjoyed the change. I wanted to share […]