Caterpillar Room - Bellingham Childcare & Learning Center
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Caterpillar Room

Ages 1 month to 1 year

The Caterpillar Room is for infants between one and twelve months of age. There are two caregivers with a maximum of eight infants. The Caterpillar Room specializes in individual care. Babies are fed on demand and take naps according to their own schedules. As a parent, you will receive a daily report noting when you child slept, ate, and was changed. This report may include information regarding milestones, health concerns or reminders.

Sensory Experiences

  • Water play
  • Bubbles
  • Texture books and mats
  • Music and rhyme

Social and Emotional Development

  • Following simple instructions like “pick up the toy”
  • Following simple rules such as “gentle hands” or “quiet voices”

Fine Motor Development

  • Nesting and stacking toys
  • Snap beads
  • Eating finger foods

Language Development

  • Reading stories
  • Looking at photographs
  • Singing songs and finger plays
  • Talking, talking, and more talking

Self Help Skills

  • Eating with a spoon
  • Drinking from a cup

Gross Motor Development

  • Sitting up
  • Crawling and walking
We work closely with you and carry out research to understand your needs and wishes.