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Teach Empathy and Generosity Through Random Acts of Kindness

Random acts of kindness are a great way to teach young children empathy and generosity. Here are a few of our favorite ideas.

The Connection Between Handwriting and Speech Therapy

In this article, we’re going to take a look at the connection between improving handwriting skills and speech therapy.

Sweeten Your Holidays with These Easy Sugar Cookies

Ready to have some fun with your kids and enjoy some delicious cookies? Try these easy sugar cookies!

2 Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts That Aren’t Tracing a Hand

Our Bangor child care team has found two easy crafts for your kids this Thanksgiving that don’t involve tracing a hand.

Special Education: Observing ADHD Awareness Month

October is #ADHDAwarenessMonth. Here’s how special education teachers and parents can help these kids thrive.

Tips to Help Settle into School and Child Care Routines

The child care team at Watch Me Shine has some tips to help you and your kids readjust to school routines.

Why Kinetic Sand Is Everyone’s New Favorite Toy

Both parents and professionals who are responsible for child care know how much fun Kinetic Sand is, but it’s also great for kids’ skills and development.

Stuck Inside on a Rainy Day? Try These Ideas!

Summer is supposed to be warm and sunny, so you can fill your days with outdoor activities, both at home and elsewhere. But we’ve had our share of rainy days this summer, which can really throw a wrench into your summer plans.

3 Speech Therapy Activities for Summer

If your child receives speech therapy services during the school year, it can be challenging to keep up with their progress over the summer when your routines are different.

Summertime Day Care: Take Swim Lessons This Summer

Summer should be a special time, marked by activities that are different from regular day care. Our team at Watch Me Shine has a suggestion: swimming lessons!

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