Resources

This page will be updated regularly with resources for Child Care Providers. Resources include sample forms and templates, child focused things to do in the Boise area, activity lists for indoor exercise, and much more. 

All Forms are in Printable PDF Format. Schedules are examples only. As long as it fits code guidelines, we encourage you to find and use any form that works for you!

Activities and Field Trip Resources generally link to other websites. All are directly related to childcare and Boise Area events. 

FORMS 

Daily Schedule Template #1

Daily Schedule Template (Filled as an example)

Daily Schedule Template #2 (Filled as an example, Top. Blank for your use, Bottom)

Five Day Menu Template

Sample 20 day menu (Filled as an example) 

Child Care Facility Fire Safety Checklist Template

Screen Time Log #1 (Personal)

HEALTHY INITIATIVES TRAINING MATERIALS

HEALTHY INITIATIVES TRAINING BINDER (40 MB, Large File)

HEALTHY INITIATIVES TRAINING SLIDES

HEALTHY INITIATIVES WEB RESOURCES

 

ACTIVITIES AND FIELD TRIP RESOURCES

Boise Environmental Education

Boise Watershed

Foothills Learning Center

Boise Public Library--Multiple locations, and daily activities for kids. 

Quest for the Golden Apple (Julia Davis Park) Map HERE 

World Center for Birds of Prey

Discovery Center of Idaho

Toddler Indoor Physical Activity Ideas 

250+ Games (Mostly active, can be played indoors or outdoors, mostly for ages 3 or 4 and up)

 

GENERAL HEALTHY CHILD RESOURCES

We Have the Moves (Sesame Street Physical Activities)

Healthy Snacks and Physical Activities (includes recipes and related children's books for each recipe)

One Year CACFP Menu with Recipes 

What's Cooking? (USDA Recipe Book)

Year Long Activity Calendar

Idaho Farm to School Resources

CACFP Wellness Resources 

High Five Idaho

Minute Menu (Daycare Management Software with CACFP Guidelines built in, menu maker and tax tracker included)

Teacher Tube

Zero To Three

USDA Screen Time Resource Page

Year Round Children's Outdoor Safety Guide

Climate/Energy/Earth Sustainability Kids' Videos

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