Best Montessori Daycares in Adamstown MD

Montessori Daycares in Adamstown MD

Gingerbread Play House
Leisha Harrelson of Gingerbread Play House is a licensed family child care provider specializing in a high-quality preschool program exclusively for preschoolers, ages 2.5 to 6 years old. She is located in Frederick in the Ballenger Creek/Tuscarora area. At Gingerbread Play House, we help foster young children’s natural creativity and imagination by creating a rich and joyful play environment that is filled with open-ended materials, loose parts play, STEM activities, process art materials and sensory play. At Gingerbread Play House our goals include supporting children in their play, building relationships and social skills, encouraging children's natural curiosity to explore and discover, and helping to forge a life-long love of learning while they have fun with their peers. Supporting authentic learning experiences through a delightful play-based preschool program for young children, ages 2.5 to 6-years old. A woven curriculum includes influences from Waldorf, High-Scope, Montessori and Reggio-Emilia inspired philosophies. This is what early childhood learning is all about... discovering our world...and our place in it! My engaging play house is beautiful, joyful, print-rich and filled with bustling play, open-ended materials, STEM activities, music and movement, process art and outdoor play. To learn more about this high-quality and affordable child care with preschool program, please send Leisha an email. Also, feel free to visit Leisha’s website to view extensive photo gallery of activities and learn more about her extensive credentials...and see what parents are saying on her parent testimony page!

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My Tiny World Daycare

My Tiny World Daycare is a State licensed family childcare located in... Germantown, Maryland. We offer a rich bilingual multi-age setting for infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Headed by mother daughter team Gloria Martinez and Angelica Prada work hand in hand to provide a high quality program and environment that prepares children for kindergarten. Why choose My Tiny World? -Experienced teachers who are child advocates -Private school like environment -Creative stimulating environment Prior to starting her business in 2006 Angelica Prada worked as a parent educator for Family Services for three years. Through professional development she became certified in the Parents and Teachers curriculum and worked as a home visitor for Head Start families. Gloria Martinez came to My Tiny World in 2010 after decades of experience in community services and early childhood education. Originally from Colombia, Gloria completed her degree in Early Childhood Education with a special focus in special learning needs and worked for several years as a preschool teacher. She brings her passion for teaching and creativity to the home setting of My Tiny World.

Greenridge Acres Little Children's Academy

Greenridge Acres Little Children's Academy in Boyds is a small,... home-based child care and preschool program for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. We're a small program, operating from a single family home, but offer much more than a typical home daycare. We offer a Montessori-based preschool program, and also have a learning program for infants and toddlers, to expose them to early childhood education. We are accredited by NAFCC and have three full time teachers, all experienced in child care and with a background in early childhood education. About Our Program Our program offers children lots of learning opportunities in different areas for educational success and flourishing student. We can teach Spanish to your child (if you'd like), and children are introduced to cognitive skills, sequencing, matching, social skills, similarities, and diversity language, art skills, story telling, writing and reading. Learning centers are mats, signs, dramatic play, music, creative art, provide opportunities to balance both shared and independent learning experience. Physical health, signs, art, history, manners, creative movement, yoga, music, sign language is in our daily schedule with lots of indoor and outdoor activities for their fine and gross motor skills. We read books everyday, and sing songs for language acquisition! The power of play Teachers use different station materials and centers to help develop fine and gross motor skills. Infants are exposed to age appropriate materials that helps them in learning and development. Greenridge Acres Little Children's Academy provides a very safe learning day care environment where our infants have the freedom to move and explore! A daily report for infants is sent home to inform the parents about nap times, play times, feeding, diapering, and anything the child did. Infant area is filled with toys and books that help them develop at their own pace. Nurturing, personal care, warmth, love that builds infant self esteem. Teachers are regularly interacting with infants that sparks curiosity and socialization. For older children, 2.5 to 5 years old, our program encourages child curiosity in a very constructive and fun learning environment. Children are taught to share and care, discovering the answers to the favorite young preschoolers questions (what? why?). We engage in daily group activities that help boost children's social skills.Our daycare center provides lunch which is organic and freshly cooked everyday.

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