ChildServe Childcare in Ames recieved a 5-star in the Iowa Quality Rating System, the highest rating a childcare facility can receive. Centers with a Level 5 rating have made significant steps in meeting key indicators of quality in the areas of professional development, health and safety, environment, family and community partnership, and leadership and administration.
ChildServe Childcare Recognized
Cityview Magazine's annual "Best of Des Moines" reader poll recognized ChildServe Childcare as one of the best childcare providers in the area. Site supervisor Tabitha Choquette says childcare team members are proud to receive this honor because it means that they are serving their purpose in the community.
Second Step Curriculum
Young children who can listen, pay attention, remember directions, and control their behavior will benefit more from preschool and be better prepared for kindergarten. The new Second Step early learning program teaches self-regulation and executive-function skills that help children learn and skills to manage theri feelings, make friends, and solve problems. Short daily activities include Brain Builder games, songs, and puppets your little learners will love. Learn more about Second Step.
Apps for All – Even Toddlers and Preschoolers
Mobile apps can be a fun and interactive way to teach your preschooler everything from shapes to colors to numbers and counting! Here's a list of top iPad apps for your preschooler adapted from Education.com: