Bathe, dress and feed children. Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents. Prepare children for rest periods. Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home. Take children to and from school and to appointments. Tend to emotional well-being of children. Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development. Organize, activities such as games and outings for children. Prepare and serve nutritious meals. Supervise and care for children. Help children with homework.