1. How To Prepare Your Child For Kindergarten

    It can be nerve-wracking when you are preparing to send your child to kindergarten, especially if this is your first rodeo. You have spent the last few years nurturing your child, doing everything you possibly can to soak up these years with them before they begin school. Now all the wonders are starting to flood your brain. Have I done enough to prepare them? How will they handle their first day …Read More

  2. The Importance of Parents’ Night Out

    It’s the middle of summer and the kids are getting on your last nerve. Is it time for school to start yet? Finding things to wear your kids out in the summer can be difficult, but finding time for just you and your spouse can be even harder. Having an evening alone to have adult conversation is crucial to keep your relationship thriving while also keeping your sanity. At Sheldon Acres Child Deve…Read More

  3. 4 Reasons Your Child Should Take Swim Lessons

    Swimming is not only a great survival skill for children to know, but it’s also a fun past-time during the summer to keep kids active and away from electronics. At Sheldon Acres, we want to help make your decision easy when it comes to enrolling your child/children in swim lessons. Here is our list of important things to consider when pondering the idea of swim lessons to help you make an educat…Read More

  4. The Importance of Outdoor Play

    When you were a child, odds are you spent every waking moment outdoors, playing with the neighborhood kids, catching crawdads, following butterflies wherever they flittered, and climbing trees. Fast forward to the twenty-first century where our society has been dominated by technology — and not necessarily all for good. Sheldon Acres Child Development Center in Elk Grove believes in the power an…Read More

  5. How To Encourage Persistence and Resilience In Your Child

    You’re dealing with the insurance company regarding some medical billing that they are refusing to pay. You’re trying to figure out the strange navigation of a website that you need to order your pet’s medication from. You’re attempting to buy a new home in a market with low inventory and an excess of buyer’s. What do all of these situations have in common? They all are incredibly stress…Read More

  6. 5 Reasons To Choose Sheldon Acres for Child Care

    Sheldon Acres Child Development Center is the leading childcare provider in Elk Grove. Our success in helping children prepare for elementary school has been shared with us by countless families whose children grew up and grew with our professional daycare team of teachers and assistants. These stories have been the driving force behind our services for over 30 years. We invite you to examine five…Read More

  7. The Importance of Enrolling Your Child In Preschool

    As parents, we constantly face tough decisions regarding our children. From diet to time spent watching television, it feels like each and every choice we make is a crucial one when it comes to the wellbeing of our kids. One of the most challenging decisions we must confront for our young children is the question of whether or not to enroll them in a preschool program. Sheldon Acres Child Developm…Read More

  8. The Top Reasons To Enroll Your Child In Our Elk Grove Summer Camp

    It’s summertime! While this can be a season of fun and excitement for children, it’s often a challenging time for parents who need a safe, effective summer camp for their kids. If you’re looking for a fun, memorable summer camp in Elk Grove for your child, Sheldon Acres Child Development Center is here to help California families. After more than 30 years of providing Top Rated Local® child…Read More

  9. Tips On Finding Top-Quality Child Care In Elk Grove Part 2

    We all want the best for our children, and many parents set outwith intention of providing the highest quality of care for their little ones. Once your little one is old enough to begin preparing for preschool, though, it can become difficult to find preschool programs that are both trustworthy and beneficial to your child’s development. It can be very challenging to find the perfect daycare pro…Read More

  10. Tips On Finding Top-Quality Child Care In Elk Grove Part 1

    As a parents, we understand the challenges that come with trying to find a quality child care program that allows your little star to thrive in a safe, productive environment. Being able to trust early childhood education providers with your child on a daily basis can prove to be very stressful. Families often seek out preschools and after-school programs that are built on years of experience and …Read More