Planning for Individual Infants and Toddlers in Group Care: Individualized Care Routines and Daily Schedules

Consistent routines, activities that happen at about the same time and in about the same way each day, provide comfort and a sense of safety to young children. Whether it is time to play, time for a snack, a nap, or a loved one to return, knowing what will happen next gives babies and toddlers security and emotional stability. This brief discusses individual care routines and daily schedules for individuals infants and toddlers in group care.

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February 1, 2018
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