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How does music fit into a well-rounded curriculum?

How does music fit into a well-rounded curriculum?

As children grow, they need a wide variety of experiences to keep them engaged, entertained, and educationally well-balanced. Music helps accomplish all three of these goals. As part of a well-rounded curriculum, music gives children opportunities to develop social,...

Does Your Child Really Need Early Education?

Does Your Child Really Need Early Education?

Everything your child knows or does begins with you, but at some point, every child needs more. You teach your child to walk and talk. You instill personal habits that help keep her healthy and safe. Also, you share valuable lessons and rules that she will carry...

Why Your Child Needs a Routine

Why Your Child Needs a Routine

After the past 12 months of changing routines, you must admit that sameness is far more comforting than change. You set your alarm clock every night. Each morning you take a shower, have a cup of coffee, and dress for work. You take the same bus or train to work every...

Daycare Conflict Resolution: Helping Children Get Along?

Daycare Conflict Resolution: Helping Children Get Along?

Children learn many skills during their earliest educational and play experiences. Daycare conflict resolution fits naturally into their growing range of accomplishments. The idea of young children developing conflict resolution abilities sounds rather ambitious. Many...

Early Learning and Physical Activities

Early Learning and Physical Activities

Physical activity is an essential element of effective early learning programs. Educators don’t push young children to be athletes. Also, they include fun physical activities in their learning and play curriculums. By encouraging physical activities in early learning...

Why Music Matters to Young Students

Why Music Matters to Young Students

Music matters to young students. As a parent, you learn that there are no educational shortcuts for your young child. Music isn't a shortcut, but it enhances nearly every young student's learning experiences.  Like most families, you follow traditional steps that help...

Early learning and your child’s brain

Early learning and your child’s brain

As a parent, you begin your child's early learning at home. You talk to your child. You interact and play with him. The social, emotional, visual, and auditory experiences you provide help your child develop the early skills he will use over a lifetime.  You also give...

5 Benefits of Daycare for Babies and Toddlers

5 Benefits of Daycare for Babies and Toddlers

If you're like most parents, you look for a daycare for babies and toddlers because you work every day. Having a safe, caring environment is a big help, but you also want your child to get more from this experience. The good news is that quality early childhood...

Talking to your child about COVID-19

Talking to your child about COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has been around for nearly a year, and it’s evolved significantly since the early stages. It’s important to help your child understand the changes and how they affect him personally. Talking to your child about COVID-19 is a good way to address...

We’re a Licensed Daycare Center But What Does That Mean?

We’re a Licensed Daycare Center But What Does That Mean?

The Learning Center is a Licensed Daycare Center. It takes a lot of preparation, planning, and regulatory compliance to earn that designation. Before we opened our doors as a licensed daycare center for the first time, we had to comply with the Department of Public...

What’s So Important About Play?

What’s So Important About Play?

When your son tosses a frisbee or your daughter builds a colorful block building, you’re probably not thinking about the importance of child’s play. When children play, it often seems quite ordinary, but their actions have far more significance than you might imagine....

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Nicole Farnham
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Building Blocks of Windsor

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Windsor
Building Blocks of Windsor
842 Marshall Phelps Road
Windsor, CT 06095
(860) 683-2229

Manchester
Manchester Center
501 West Middle Turnpike
Manchester, CT 06040
(860) 643-8639


South Windsor
Ellington Road Center
1250 Ellington Road
South Windsor, CT 06474
(860) 282-8020

South Windsor
Pierce Road Center
80 Pierce Road
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 648-2068


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Building Blocks of 
Windsor, CT

Windsor

Ellington Road Center
South Windsor, CT

Ellington Road Center, South Windsor

 
Manchester, CT

Manchester

Pierce Road Center
South Windsor, CT

Pierce Road Center, South Windsor