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Resources for Arkansas Child Care Providers

We like to provide Arkansas childcare providers and families with resources to empower them do their jobs to the best of their abilities.  We provide free educational materials and healthy recipes.   For more information, check with your local county extension agent.  Check back often for upcoming materials and resources!

For more ideas, follow our UAEX Family Life Pinterest boards!

The Childcare Extension Newsletter

Our quarterly newsletter is filled with great ideas for your classroom as well as dates for upcoming training and other professional development information. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please contact Rachel Chaney! (Contact info to the right.)


First Page of February 2018 Newsletter

 The Child Care Extension Newsletter - February 2018

The Child Care Extension Newsletter - Fall 2017

The Child Care Extension Newsletter - June 2017

The Childcare Extension Newsletter-February 2017


Activity Tutorials


Strawberry love notes picture

Strawberry Love Notes Recipe


Banana Smores recipe card

Banana S'Mores Printable

Healthy Heart Activities Printable

Snacks and Recipes

Teacher/Parent Support

The Impact of How You Speak to Children

This video from Atlanta Speech School illustrates how your words, tone, and engagement when speaking to a child can have a huge impact on their excitement and interest in learning as well as what they actually learn. 

Sharing is Caring!

Seeing Play through the Eyes of a Child 

CACFP Meal Pattern Resources - English & Spanish

Check Out  Early Childhood Resource Websites