Real English Conversation - 25 : Day care
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Alicia: Hi there, I'm interested in enrolling my 1-year-old in your daycare. Can you tell me more about it?
Daycare Staff: Of course, we'd be happy to! What would you like to know?
Alicia: What is the daily schedule like for the infants?
Daycare Staff: We have structured activities and mealtimes throughout the day, as well as designated nap times.
Alicia: How much does it cost to enroll my child?
Daycare Staff: Our tuition varies based on the age of the child and the number of days per week they will be attending. We can provide you with a detailed breakdown of the costs.
Alicia: Do you provide food for the infants, and if so, what kind of food?
Daycare Staff: Yes, we provide healthy, well-balanced meals and snacks for the infants. We follow a menu that is approved by a registered dietitian.
Alicia: What qualifications do the staff members have?
Daycare Staff: Our staff members are trained in early childhood education and have experience working with infants and toddlers. We also conduct background checks and require certifications in CPR and first aid.
Alicia: How do you ensure the safety of the children?
Daycare Staff: We have a secure entry system, surveillance cameras, and procedures for monitoring the premises and checking the identification of all visitors.
Alicia: What is the teacher-to-child ratio in the infant room?
Daycare Staff: Our teacher-to-child ratio in the infant room is 1
Alicia: Do you have any special requirements for the children, such as vaccinations?
Daycare Staff: Yes, we require all children to be up-to-date on their vaccinations in order to attend our facility.
Alicia: How do you communicate with parents about their child's progress?
Daycare Staff: We provide daily reports that include information about your child's activities, meals, and diaper changes. We also schedule parent-teacher conferences to discuss your child's progress and answer any questions you may have.
Alicia: What kind of activities do you offer for the infants?
Daycare Staff: We offer a variety of age-appropriate toys and activities to keep the children engaged and learning, such as sensory play, music, and story time.
What is the teacher-to-child ratio in the infant room?
Do you require vaccinations for the children?
What kind of meals do you provide for the infants?
How do you communicate with parents about their child's progress?
Do you have security measures in place to ensure the safety of the children?