Why Eat Breakfast? 

Bluebird Learning Center has been dedicated to providing well balanced snacks, as well lunch and breakfast to young children. Our nutritionist knows Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant since it helps increase the immune system. Vitamin C also performs other vital functions, such as repairing body tissue, maintaining health gums, combating infection and so much … Continue reading ” Why Eat Breakfast? “

Summer Reading Ideas

Reading should not be a thing of the past during the summer. The great outdoors may beckon your youngster but it does not mean they need to leave the books they love at home. The outdoors encourages all sorts of new places to sit back and enjoy READING.

Songs, Games, and Belly Breathing

Our toddlers and preschoolers at Bluebird Care are eagerly engaged in games throughout the day. Here is a few samples: Why do toddlers sing the BINGO song? One way to sing this song is to take out a letter in each verse and substitute it with a clap.  In the first verse our toddlers sing … Continue reading “Songs, Games, and Belly Breathing”

The Power of Play

Why is Bluebird Day Care and Learning Center rated the best in Albuquerque? Our dedicated and caring staff promotes and encourages Dramatic Play since it is particularly valuable when helping children develop self- regulatory skills and social –emotional competence. For example, by acting out different roles, children learn to take the perspective of others, be … Continue reading “The Power of Play”

The Development of Self-Regulation and Exectutive Function in Young Children

Our staff at Bluebird Day Care are aware of how executive function helps children learn to consciously and effectively manage their behavior so that they can work and play well with other children. What is Self –Regulation? Self –Regulation is often defined as the conscious control of thoughts, feeling, and behaviors. In other words, it … Continue reading “The Development of Self-Regulation and Exectutive Function in Young Children”

Seven Amazing Methods for Connecting with Children

SLOW DOWN STAY IN THE MOMENT: Our staff, at Bluebird Learning Center knows and follows the seven strategies steps for connecting with children.  Our caregivers know how to show children that they are interested in them and that they want to be with them. Our staff are relaxed and in the moment with them. In … Continue reading “Seven Amazing Methods for Connecting with Children”

Why Preschool?

In my thirty years of working with amazing and vibrant children, I have witnessed how important and vital preschool is to the well-being of little ones. Here are just a few reasons why preschool is important:

Pre-K Program

The Pre-K Program includes twenty-eight broad outcomes for development ranging across seven domains. Included in those broad outcomes are performance indicators. There are sixty seven indicators, these outcomes and indicators include the growth and development of the Whole child. The Preschooler’s cognitive skills, social and emotional skills are being observe and documented to reflect the … Continue reading “Pre-K Program”

Summer Fun

Summer fun activities are just around the corner. The Pre-K and after school aged children are planning many fun field trips. They will be going to Explora, Zoo, Botanical Gardens, Story time at the Library, guided tours at Dion’s, Natural Center, Johnny Moon magic show, Story time with Snow White and much, much more. We … Continue reading “Summer Fun”

Circle Time

I have been teaching children for over thirty years and Circle Time is one of the most effective classroom tools for Preschool and Pre-K teachers to teach music to young children.  Bluebird Day Care a Reliable Child Care Center teaches all children to develop listening skills and the ability to follow directions, through music and … Continue reading “Circle Time”