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Nursery School and Day Care: Planning Makes It Easy

For parents considering sending their children to nursery school or daycare, there is a lot that goes into ensuring it is a success. Many parents are riddled with worries regarding their children's daycare experience, and they have a tendency to dwell on everything that could possibly go wrong. The children could have trouble fitting in, the supervisors could be negligent or unqualified, the children could become sick or injured, the list of worries never ends. With careful planning in advance, you can minimize the stresses involved and ensure your child has a safer, happier experience.


Daycare provides children the opportunity to practice social skills in a fun and safe environment.

Organization is Critical

One of the main issues that parents encounter when sending their children to daycare is under-preparing their children for the day. Your children will need to arrive with a variety of supplies such as a backpack, lunch, water bottle, sunscreen, rain jacket, pens, and notebooks. Given children are prone to misplacing belongings, waterproof labels can be used to clearly mark everything your child owns. This way, your child will have an easier time keeping track of their things, and you'll spend less time perusing the lost and found.

Research the Daycare Thoroughly

A common concern among mothers is the quality of supervision a daycare provides. Prior to choosing a daycare, research reviews online to gain insight into the experiences of parents before you. Consider visiting the nursery or daycare in advance and talking with the staff. This will give you a better idea of the management style of the daycare to ensure it's a good fit for your child.

While you're there, pay close attention to the children and see if they appear to be occupied and enjoying themselves. If they seem bored or uninvolved, or if the staff isn't engaging them in tasks, this could be a sign that the daycare doesn't provide sufficient enrichment for children. Also, pay close attention to any conflicts that arise, and observe the methods the staff utilize to confront these conflicts. This can tell you a lot about the practices and ethics practiced by the company.

Teach Good Hygiene


Teach your children about hygiene by encouraging hand washing before every meal.


In a daycare setting, good hygiene is critical. Children get sick rather easily, and you'll have no advanced knowledge that a child in daycare is contagious. Educate your child about hygiene and the importance of washing their hands before eating and after playing outdoors. Consider packing hand wipes for your child, so they can get rid of germs easily, even if there isn't a sink nearby.

Additionally, by labeling your child's water bottle and lunchbox, you can ensure they don't mistake another child's items as there own, which will reduce their exposure to germs. Essmak waterproof labels are microwave, dishwasher and sterilizer safe, so you can place them directly on Tupperware without worrying about them peeling off later.

Daycare and nursery school is exciting for children, and they give kids the opportunity to play and learn with their peers in an atmosphere that is fun and engaging. While preparing for daycare may seem stressful, the Essmak Nursery Time Pack labels can help to simplify the planning process. The pack includes clothing labels, shoe labels, small labels, and large labels to accommodate all of your child's possessions.

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