Is your child ready to go to kindergarten? In Malaysia, for those who have small children between the ages of 4 to 6 years old, it is customary for parents to send their small children to kindergarten as early as four years old in order for them to prepare themselves with basic reading, writing and counting skills prior to starting primary school once the child reaches 7 years of age. In Shah Alam, there are many types of kindergartens available for the parents to choose, but the ones that do stand out are Montessori kindergartens. Why is that so?
You may want to ask, what is the significance of a Montessori-based education? The Montessori Method of Education, developed by Dr. Maria Montessori, is a child-centered education approach based on scientific observations of children from birth to adulthood. It is a view of the child as one who is naturally eager for knowledge and capable of initiating learning in a supportive, thoughtfully prepared learning environment. It is an approach that values the human spirit and the development of the child in a holistic point of view, which includes physical, social, emotional as well as cognitive development.
In Shah Alam, there are several kindergartens that apply the Montessori teaching method, but as you may know most of these kindergartens that are Montessori based charge quite an expensive fee for enrolling children in their learning programme. This has put a significant burden for parents who want the best in their education but would have to think elsewhere to send their children because they could not afford the tuition fees. The question which now arises is where can we find an affordable Montessori kindergarten in Shah Alam? Let’s find out.
For parents who wish to send their children to an affordable Montessori kindergarten in Shah Alam, look no further. Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool is a Montessori Preschool located in Shah Alam. Established in a humble setting since 2014, this preschool has offered their services in providing education to preschoolers and has taken the responsibility and the commitment to provide the best early education to your loved ones. As the founders of the Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool are parents themselves, they do understand the need for parents to give whatever it takes for their children.
Due to the rising cost of living in Malaysia, Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool does acknowledge the growing burden of parents in providing quality education to their loved ones, thus Little Bumble Bee Montessori School has provided their services as one of the most affordable montessori kindergarten in Shah Alam. It is in their goal and desire to provide quality and affordable educational services to everyone regardless of race, colour or religion.
Initially started as a playschool and a daycare centre, in its mission and its drive to become one of the affordable Montessori kindergarten in Shah Alam, Little Bumble Bee is motivated by the aspiration that our Malaysian children can receive quality education at an affordable price, thus the founders of Little Bumble adopted an already recognized international learning approach – the Montessori method – to serve children as early as 2 years old to 6 years old. The school’s goal is to bring the wisdom of Dr Maria Montessori and her over 100-years-old scientifically proven method for unlocking the inner genius of the child. Little Bumble Bee aims to be referred as a reliable and trustworthy, early childhood education provider.
To cater for a diverse range of children, Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool, one of the most affordable Montessori kindergarten in Shah Alam, are offering three core programmes which are Montessori, Montessori Mandarin and Playgroup. The first one, Montessori, is their English medium programme, where five major avenues of Montessori learning are involved, which include Practical Life, Sensorial Development, Language Development, Early Preparation of Mathematical Mind, as well as Cultural and Science.
The second core programme, Montessori Mandarin, is an additional area of learning structured by an English-Mandarin programme which serves as a preparatory curriculum specifically designed for children who are going to Chinese primary schools. This programme is also suitable for children who wish to master the Mandarin language fluently by the age of 7.
The third core programme, Playgroup, is Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool’s programme for small children aged 2-3 years old, which is structured as an introduction and preparation for the next stage of learning. The five areas of training as mentioned in the first core programme is also included in the Playgroup programme.
In addition to the three core programmes offered by Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preshcool, they also offer varieties of enrichment classes such as Mandarin class, Arabic class, swimming class, archery, martial and cooking class. Furthermore, Little Bumble Bee Montessori Playschool also offeres special programmes during school holidays. What more can you expect from a well-established affordable Montessori kindergarten in Shah Alam than Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool?
There is much to be expected from Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool, one of the most affordable Montessori kindergarten in Shah Alam. Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool prides in the absolute fact that they are providing an international standard of education at a very affordable price. Children from Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool have the extra advantage to be proficient in fundamental language skills beside the core languages of Bahasa Malaysia and English, which includes Mandarin and Arabic. In addition, Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool also focuses on each individual child in terms of their personal development, and a track record is kept for each and every student or child who is enrolled in the Little Bumble Bee programme.
In addition, Syariah-compliant principles govern Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool’s entire business practice, and Islamic values are reflected in many ways to cultivate Islamic characters. Examples include the study of akhlaq (morality), solat (praying), hafazan (memorizing) where short surahs, duas and hadeeths are practiced every day. Besides that, other Islamic values instilled include good adab (behaviour), Islamic moral values of educators, halal and healthy food preparation, and so on.
Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool’s crowning achievement is the acknowledgement of parents who wholeheartedly are very satisfied on their services provided by this preschool, one of the most affordable Montessori kindergarten in Shah Alam. What’s more, all the children come from different races and religions, affirming Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool’s stand in their goal and desire to provide quality and affordable educational services to everyone regardless of race, colour or religion.
Let us look at some of the parents’ comments of Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool (names are withheld for privacy purposes)
“School is a second home for our little angels. They spend 20-40% of their time there, away from home. I am glad to announce that my little boy loves his school “Little Bumble Bee Montessori Pre-School”. Teachers are professionals and they know their enlightenment. Highly recommended institution….!”
“The teachers are doing an amazing job nurturing and educating my son….And they are super supportive and encouraging to first time parents (who are also anxious about sending their children off to school!). I especially like that the kids have sufficient outdoor activities.”
“Great learning environment and fantastic teachers. Even my children were only attending the holiday programs during term break. But they loved the school more than anything. Thank you for looking after our children, Little Bumble Bee Teachers. See you soon!”
Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool has evolved tremendously from a daycare center and a playschool to a holistic learning environment for children aged 3 to 6 years old. They provide a complete and holistic learning experience to set the foundations for a lifetime of achievement. However, Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool also allocates an equal amount of importance on the children being happy and having a great time.
Little Bumble Bee Montessori Preschool is located at the heart of Shah Alam, which gives convenience to access from different places. And with added security, the schools is within a gated compound with round the clock security guards guarding our vicinity. The surrounding environment of the school makes it calm and peaceful. The school is very spacious and equipped with a children swimming pool and playground. All this make our various activities possible and contribute to our children’s physical development.
Give your child a try today, you won’t regret it!