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May 31, 2017

Is your child drinking too much juice?

[quote author_name=”Jenni Rice” author_description=”Director & Owner” author_image=”https://www.halseyschools.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Jenni-Rice-Owner-Director.jpg” size=”small” style=”solid”] We’ve always said children under 1 shouldn’t drink any juice. And now American Academy of Pediatrics agrees! 🙂 [/quote] How much 100% fruit juice is too much? Infants under 1 shouldn’t drink any juice. Toddlers 1-3 years old shouldn’t consume more than 4 ounces a day. Preschoolers […]

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May 15, 2017

Are you using the right car seat? Is your child sitting in the safest spot?

Make sure your child is properly buckled up in a car seat, booster seat, or seat belt, whichever is appropriate for their age, height and weight. Car seat, booster seat, or seat belt? Birth up to Age 2 or 3 – Rear-facing car seat. For the best possible protection, infants and children should be buckled in a […]

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March 14, 2017

Assessment Time – Ages & Stages of Development

This month your child’s teachers are carefully observing your child to assess for appropriate developmental milestones. Children develop at their own pace so the criteria we follow offers a broad age range for each milestone. Some children might reach a designated milestone at 7 months old. But others might reach it at 4 months or […]

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