restrooms, etc.). Rooms that are used for child care must be well-lighted, have good airflow and be kept at a comfortable temperature and humidity. Setting an indoor space for our centre, space should be well-organized and have separate areas. Children should know where things are and where to put them away. Consider creating “centre’s” for each kind of play, such as Circle time, with a rug for sitting and a place to display children’s names and pictures of children and their families, a calendar, pictures illustrating their daily schedule, program rules, etc. A quiet reading area with comfortable pillows or armchairs and low shelving or baskets for access to age-appropriate books, Sensory activities area, dramatic play, with dress-up clothes, dolls and stuffed animals, and other props, Arts and crafts area with a variety of art supplies, Writing area, with writing materials, notepads and paper and a small table with a couple of chairs. The centre’s best step is creating a safe environment for children are to see space from a child’s point of view. Getting down on our hands and knees and looking around. Thinking about the children we will have our care. Our centre will have a 3-5-year-old so according to this age, we need to think what aspects of our environment could be dangerous for our children? Some common childcare hazards and their fixes can include: Hanging cords and curtains, drawer/cupboard openings should be installed finger pinch protection devices or dampers to doors, cupboards, cabinets, and gates that could pinch a child’s fingers, Electrical outlets should be securely cover all outlets, not in use. To make sure that children cannot reach cords and outlets that are being used. Hazardous substances and objects should be stored all hazardous materials in a locked cabinet out of children’s reach. This includes cleaning materials, aerosol cans, medications, toiletries, room sprays, and other potentially toxic materials. Dangerous items such as sharp objects and plastic bags should also be secured out of reach. Floor- windows ensure that any windows above the first floor cannot be opened fully. It is possible to install barriers or locking devices that allow


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