Darlene’s Wee Care 4 Kids is a full-service preschool and child development center in Upper Darby, PA. We understand that children begin to learn and develop academically early in life and we seek every opportunity to allow children to explore and learn. For children ages three to five, we have various programs that give them plenty of opportunities to learn reading, writing, counting, gross and fine motor skills, math, language, music, nature, and the arts

Tune into our Preschool blog to learn everything that you need to know about preschool and early childhood development. And, if you are looking for preschool opportunities for your child(ren) trust the experience of Darlene’s Wee Care 4 Kids!

  1. Is Your Little One Ready For Preschool

    Toddlerhood is a fun and exciting time where your little one is discovering the world and making up their own mind about how things work and their role in the world. Around the age of two, parents usually find themselves discussing the education and academic d…More

  2. Helpful Ways To Support a Diversity-Rich Preschool Classroom

    The golden hour to cultivate diversity is in preschoolers! Even in our modern-era, racial and cultural biases are still prevalent which makes teaching diversity and bringing awareness to this issue crucial for the developing preschooler. We know that after the…More

  3. 6 Educational Toys That Will Reinforce Learning At Home

    If you’re a parent, you’re probably tired of picking up toys. You’re probably also tired of seeing how quickly your child gets bored with their toys. When a toy is new, they’re fascinated for about 5 minutes, and suddenly, it’s old. What’s up with …More

  4. The Benefits of Active Learning for Preschoolers

    It’s well known that the right learning environment makes a big difference for preschoolers. In fact, it’s practically inconceivable to think of making a preschooler sit at a desk for hours. It simply wouldn’t work. Research has shown that preschoolers l…More

  5. 6 Alternatives to Screen Time For Your Preschooler

    There’s no question about it: it’s tempting to let screen time be your preschool child’s babysitter. Whether it’s time on TV, YouTube, a tablet, or your phone, screen time is a mesmerising and all-absorbing thing for children, and it can be a method to…More

  6. 5 Nutrition Tips for Toddlers

    Getting a toddler to eat is easier said than done. Often, even before a child hits the age of two, they develop strong preferences for foods, and these likes and dislikes can be extremely hard to overcome. However, the value of a nutritious, well-balanced diet…More

  7. How Going Outside Boosts Your Preschool Child’s Development

    Most of us lead indoor lives. We go from the house to the car to the store or the office. The brief moments when we breathe fresh air and feel outdoor temperatures are vastly outweighed by the amount of time we spend in our climate-controlled buildings and car…More

  8. Preschool + Play-Doh = A Nightmare?

    If you’ve ever worked with children and play-doh, you know what a disaster it can be. You think you’re doing something fun and amazing for your kids by getting out the play-doh, but before you know it, all the colors are mixed together into a sick color of…More