As a daycare provider, we should also responsible for the daycare preschooler health. It means that we have to find the proper type of activities to make sure that they can reach their developmental stages properly. So, what sort of thing to do to make them active? Here are the best ways to follow:
Enjoyable outdoor activity
It may sound simpler to have daycare preschooler sit down calmly on the shopping cart or car seat. However, it will not be healthy for them. Just take them to have fun outside so that they can exercise and doing various other things that is good for their health. Let them jump, climb, run, skip and hop freely. If possible you can create an outdoor playground.
Be sure that the outdoor playground is save enough for daycare preschooler. Bring the tricycle, bike, balls or mini motor cycle. Let them use it freely while you keep watching on them. Another simple outdoor activity to make them stay active is playing hide and seek. Need a new situation, nearest field, park, swimming pool or farm can be a perfect destination.
Do the shake, roll and rattle
Having outdoor activity is the most accessible thing to do to make daycare children stay active. Unluckily, sometimes it is impossible to do. When the rain pouring down or the temperature outside is too cold then it is the time to seek for an alternative. You can take preschooler under your supervision to dance or playing music. Just do simple movement with musical background and then you may get shocked that they will really enjoy it.
You may cannot apply intensive exercise with the preschooler but at least you can do various activities. Start from simple thing such as taking them to walk into nearest supermarket or grocery store to buy things. Another alternative is visiting the library. While walking down, you may bring them into unforgettable experience and open up their knowledge. Even you can play some exercise video and let them get along with you.
Winter may makes the temperature gets colder than the usual one. However, it does not mean that you cannot do anything to make the children under your supervision stay active. The snowy situation still can bring cherish in their day. Why you need to do is just involving daycare preschooler into various enjoyable activity such as snowball chasing game.