27 Aug · Fatima Waheed · No Comments

A trip to Gambia

During this busy month at RRDC children learned about dinosaurs, the solar systems in some classrooms, many things from The Gambia and had an Art exhibition too! Lets start with the infants… Some of the infant children explored dinosaurs and enjoyed music class outdoors. Our toddler 1 classroom had fun learning about Gambian houses and …


4 Aug · Bibi · No Comments

What Behaviors to Expect from Your Toddler

Photo credit: David D/Flickr     Embracing nap time, putting on their own shoes, and sitting for 15 minutes in “circle time” at preschool: Are these behaviors really too much to ask from our 1- to 3-year-olds?   The short answer is yes—sometimes.   Many parents are guilty of overestimating their child’s ability to control …