About

Building Blocks Play Group New Paltz offers all – day preschool and daycare for children from 1 to 5 years of age from 6:30 am to 6:30 pm.

Our preschool is located on S. Ohioville Rd just 1.5 miles from Rt 299/Main Street, in New Paltz.

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Daily Schedule

Building Blocks Play Group New Paltz

6:30 Open

7:45  Welcome/Sign-in/Child directed activities

8:45   Story/Movement/Hand-washing

9:00   Snack

9:20   Circle time

9:45   Choice time/Projects/Small group lessons

10:45  Ou

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Enrollment

Building Blocks Play Group New Paltz offers these Preschool and Daycare options:

Full and part day care
Before and after school care
School bus pick up/ drop off  for New Paltz school district

Please call us at 845-208-5700 or 646-

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Benefits of Preschool Webcam

What is a Webcam? Webcams are cameras that are mounted to the walls in the different rooms of the day care. These cameras provide a live stream of the rooms. Parents are given a password that can be entered on the preschool’s website. The password will give them access to the day care’s webcam stream. […]

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The Importance of Play in Preschool

“How well will my child do in school if all he does is play?” This is a common question parents ask about their preschoolers and one that can be difficult for preschool teachers to answer. It isn’t because the teachers don’t know, but summing up the importance of play in the learning process in a […]

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Preschool and Sleep

Sleep is Critical for Preschoolers Moms and Dads know how important sleep can be. A lack of sleep can affect your preschooler’s behavior and potentially ruin an otherwise good day at preschool. Being grouchy, experiencing low-energy, and exhibiting behavior extremes might all be warning signs that your little preschool student needs more sleep. It’s important […]

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7 Methods Morning Daycare Teachers Use to Make Kids Behave

You spend ten minutes with your three-year-old to get his shoes on, but his morning preschool teacher manages to get ten kids dressed for outside time in less than five. What’s the secret? Part of it, of course, is the advantage of not being a parent—children are more inclined to behave for everybody else. Morning […]

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Summer Preschool in New Paltz

5 Great Benefits of Day Camp

Whether it’s a day camp, sleep-away camp or outdoors adventure, kids of all ages benefit from a good summer program in many important ways. Here are 5 great reasons to enroll your child in a day camp summer program: 1. Because Day Camp is Fun!   Plain, old fun is as important to children’s development […]

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