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Wendy & DB Family Concert

Jul 6, 2020 04:00 PM Central Time
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• Add my name - English • Spring Cleaning - English
• Add my name - Spanish • Spring Cleaning - Spanish
• Making My Name - English • Surprise Box - English
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1. Cosmic Kids “Going On a Bear Hunt will be fun for your toddler or older to try to follow along! Even little ones will enjoy some movement with a caregiver and a fun story.    

2. Sound play:  Fill some small containers (not clear ones!) with different materials- one type per container.  Some ideas are cotton balls, rice, beans, rocks, salt, or anything else you would like to try!  Children can explore which ones are louder/softer.  These can make great instruments and older children might even try guessing what’s inside. You might consider taping or gluing the containers closed to prevent a mess or eating of non-food items.

3. Building independence: Does your child have a toddler sized bed? If so, show them how to make their bed, allow them the opportunity to try on their own. This is not the time to turn this into a chore, they will enjoy helping and being able to do this on their own. Practice makes perfect. Eventually it will turn into a routine. Let them help with choices like “should we put the pillow inside the covers or on top?” “Should we pull the blanket up or fold it down?”  You will likely have to show the options for them to choose.  At the end ask questions like “which stuffy do you want to leave on your bed?”  

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Spaces fill up fast for our programs so be sure to secure your spot. All of our Head Start Child Care Learning Centers are taking the safest and healthiest precautions possible. Your family's safety and health is our most important job. Enroll today!

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Easterseals Early Learning Office

4415 W. Harrison Street, Suite 510  |  Hillside, IL 60162
708.330.4490 Phone

Easterseals is funded by two separate grants for Head Start/Early Head Start Services. We are a grantee of the Office of Head Start for services provided in suburban Cook County and a delegate of the Chicago Department of Family and Support Services for services provided in Chicago.

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