Montessori Daffodils ﬁrst started its operations in 2003 in a double-storey corner unit in the quiet suburbs of Bandar Sri Damansara at Jalan Meranti. Currently its running its centre at No 2, Jalan Kiara SD 11/3F , Bandar Sri Damansara under Tadika Montessori Daffodils . It offers Montessori Education between the ages of 2 -6 years and is a registered Tadika under the perview of Ministry Of Education, Malaysia.
What Is Montessori Education and The Montessori Environment?
It is based on the Montessori Method which is the bedrock of all early childhood education. It is a scientiﬁcally method founded by Maria Montessori. The method can be deﬁned as:-A child centred approach, learning through his ﬁve senses-sounds, textures, colours, smells and tastes. It recognizes the importance of the childs 1st six years when his powers of absorption are highest , life long attitudes are formed and totap his sensitive periods of learning;
Freedom of the child to interact with his environment which is carefully prepared, planned and structured using concrete materials to choose at his own pace;Specially designed Montessori apparatus to explore, develop concentration, reﬁne motor skills, develop self-conﬁdence and independence and be socially well adjusted.The role of the teacher as a care-taker, facilitator and observer to stimulate, nurture and scaffold the childs learning to achieve his full potential and total personality.