walk around the block

Ushering a large group of the children around the street block isn’t quite so simple.  But finding something along the way to notice and talk about makes it a lot easier.  This provider makes the best use of transition time to help children see their neighborhood on the way to the playground.



This video is contributed by a provider. This is an example of what you can film yourself to capture the good in your practice. The video captured fun interactions while teacher and children play together.


Up from nap

This video is contributed by Cherie. Sometimes, the most important indicator of quality care can be about the most routine activities. Giving each child space, time, and his or her own way to get up from nap time helps to smooth the transition into what is coming up next.