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Daycare Checklist?

Ok....I've got...
a box of diapers
a box of wipes
a sheet and blanket for naps
sippy cup
bottle
fruit cups and a box of cheerios for breakfast
change of clothes

I have never taken my 1 yr old to daycare, and i'm already freakin out so...am i missing anything?

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sweetphoenix529

Asked by sweetphoenix529 at 4:28 PM on Sep. 20, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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Answers (4)
  • are you supposed to supply the food?
    make sure the change of clothes is marked w/name & it has shoes and socks as well
    any meds your child regularly takes? marked w/name and clear directions on how to give
    mark the diapers and wipes w/baby's name (use a perm marker on the boxes) same w/the bottle and cup. otherwise sounds like you have everything, and it'll be fine. i'm assuming you've looked into other daycares and know that this one works for you guys, call a million times if you have to. don't make a scene when you drop baby off (if you are crying he'll think theres a reason to cry so it'll cause baby stress) just have a big smile, tell him to have fun and you'll see him after ___ (find out what they do right before you pick up so you can tell baby you'll pick him up right after snack time, or nap time or whatever that way he has something solid to look at and say ok mommy should be here soon!) cry in the car after dropoff
    vabchmommy

    Answer by vabchmommy at 4:33 PM on Sep. 20, 2009

  • You don't have to bring it the first day, but it's nice to have a family picture, with you/dad/baby/grandma/ whomever, so the teachers can see you all and point to it during the day when they talk about you. ;)
    kjrn79

    Answer by kjrn79 at 4:35 PM on Sep. 20, 2009

  • pictures of you and her family to send with her!
    trepsica

    Answer by trepsica at 5:34 PM on Sep. 20, 2009

  • mabe a picture of u and dad,a fav toy,
    angelairelan

    Answer by angelairelan at 2:54 AM on Sep. 21, 2009

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