fb-tracking
Child Psychology and Behaviour

Day Care

+ START A PARENT TALK
Namrata

Created by
Jul 30, 2015

Hi, I am working mom of 3 year old. She stays in day care from 9am to 6pm. Although she is a disciplined child .She is spending her most of the time staying in school+day care ,i worry as she grows up ,may feel isolated from us. Although i give her quality time. We go for walks,park and we do activities too at home.   What points should i keep in mind,how should i spend quality time with her?What are the do's/dont's if the child is staying out for so long.

  • 4

Comments ()

Kindly Login or Register to post a comment.
Preeti Awasthi

| Jul 31, 2015

Hi, I am a working mother too, but I am able to work from home some days of the week. You shouldn't worry, since my daughter is going to playschool now, she leaves at 8. 30 and comes back at 12. 30. She is tired when she gets back and has her lunch and sleeps. She wakes up by 4. 30 -5. 00 and I spend time with her post that. So you are not missing out on a lot of time, if you are there with her since 6. 00.

  • Report
Preeti Awasthi

| Jul 31, 2015

Hi, I am a working mother too, but I am able to work from home some days of the week. You shouldn't worry, since my daughter is going to playschool now, she leaves at 8. 30 and comes back at 12. 30. She is tired when she gets back and has her lunch and sleeps. She wakes up by 4. 30 -5. 00 and I spend time with her post that.

  • Report
Megha Chawla

| Jul 31, 2015

Hi Namrata, I totally understand what you are going through because I am sailing in the same boat, my daughter leaves for her pre school at 9 and I pick her up at 6 on my way back from work. I feel guilty sometimes putting her in a routine that we follow but then i try and make up in all possible ways that I can. Sharing some things I do, hope this helps- I try to talk to her a lot, hour before going to school we talk, we sing and do some fun stuff together, I shower and dress her how she wants. While coming back I talk to her about how her day was and tell her how my day was, then take her to park or cycling or to her cousins house, whatever mood she is then from there till I put her in bed i try to spend all the time with her, this includes sessions of playdoh together, some craft activities, reading a story to her and introducing a concept in a fun way. I also make sure we eat together. Double this up on weekends along with some shopping together. This way i involve her in everything I do, she loves grocery shopping with me too :)

  • Report
nitin

| Jul 30, 2015

namrata - hi! I understand your worry. Children at this age bond around both, structured as well as unstructured time. Unstructured time together is equally important as something like a planned activity, so to begin with you could mix the two well. for e. g. walking and playing in the park could be unstructured on a few days, whereas, you could even use the park time to introduce her to new concepts like plants, environment and so on. A good mix would be great and shall help you and your child bond well.

  • Report
+ START A PARENT TALK

ALSO READ

development milestone

hi my son is 17 months old, his weight currently is 13kgs, he has achieved all..

ADHD problem

hi, my child having ADHD problem not talking what to do

babies behaviour

hi my baby drinks milk only from bottle not from glass and he is 18months old pl..

how to control my 2yr old daughters ange..

her father does all she wants and thus she now cries if say no to her ...she thr..

sucking thumb

My son is 2yrs 7 months old, always he keep thumb in the mouth and he don't talk..

aggressiveness in babies

hey... my son is 2 years and 5 months old. He is very aggressive. He gets angry..

how to deal with baby's aggression.

hi everyone, it's my first post .my baby boy is 2 years old, he is very aggressi..

toilet training

Hi my son is 2years4mnths.. but still am unable to train him fr toilet. he doesn..

DONE
Loader
Heading

Some custom error

Heading

Some custom error