Often a Childcare Provider is faced with the challenge of caring for children of varying ages (from Infancy to School Age). From Snacks-to a Daily routine, it can be difficult to figure out how to accommodate the needs of all these children in your care.
In light of these challenges mixed age groups provide opportunities for socializing and teamwork, They allow siblings to be together in a childcare setting, and allow younger children to observe and learn skills from older children,
Here is some great advice from the Childcare Providers in our FB community:
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