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Come to our Thornton school for a tour and look into our Christian infant, preschool, and Kindergarten child day care for your learning adventure needs.    Thornton Colorado has a daycare facility with amazing nature outdoor adventure playgrounds, while the classroom teachers provide academics and social learning in fun, hands-on teaching method that encourages the individuality of each child.    You can find this childcare in Thornton and that childcare in Thornton but we are a top-rated childcare in Thornton.    A Child's Touch Christian School is a top-rated school in Thornton that teaches Christian principles to these infant, preschool, and kindergarten children; we even have a summer camp.    Toddlers learn academics with hands-on fun at A Child's Touch preschool daycare program in Thornton Colorado and improve their social emotional skills using unique nature playgrounds and potty training when they are emotionally ready for this skill.    Daycare and childcare in Thornton can be found but quality daycare and childcare in Thornton with an emphasis on making learning a Christian, fun adventure is found at our childcare center.    Summer camp at A Child's Touch is an adventure for your school age child with long-term teachers who provide fun and unique programs that children love in an accredited daycare.    A Child's Touch Christian Child care center in Thornton Colorado has longevity and adventure as long-term teachers create classrooms for preschool children filled with activities nurturing social and emotional learning.    A Child's Touch Christian Child care center in Thornton Colorado has longevity and adventure as long-term teachers create classrooms for preschool children filled with activities nurturing social and emotional learning.   

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Healthy children don’t happen by accident.

Strong bodies and alert minds enable children to grow strong while they learn about their world. It is the job of all of us to make sure the children get the nutrition and exercise that they need. Healthy eating habits must start early. Our classroom curriculum is designed to encourage healthy food choices.

The kitchen staff are constantly researching new recipes to keep the menu interesting as they provide wholesome meals. We have a four week rotating menu with a variety of food groups. Our menu changes several times a year to provide a variety and accommodate the changing weather in Colorado.

Hormone free milk is served twice a day. The infants through two-year-olds are given whole milk and the older children are served 1%.

Healthy ingredients are infused into our meals to make them more nutritious while also appealing to the children. Children are encouraged to eat fresh vegetables. However, for those children who haven’t yet learned to enjoy fresh vegetables, our sauces include ground-up veggies such as cauliflower, broccoli, zucchini, etc. Using left over fresh vegetables (that were not served) to make stock for soups helps eliminate waste while limiting additives in purchased stock. Fresh fruit is served a minimum of once a day and more often twice a day. Besides homemade breads and muffins, most main entrees served at lunchtime are homemade from scratch. Yogurt is added to meatballs for nutrition and to make them moist. Whole grain is included in most bread and in the cereal served once a week. Limiting sodium, trans fats and sugar in our meals while increasing dietary fiber will ensure a more balanced diet.

   
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