Parents of our children express their ambitions and expectations very clearly, which are:
- healthy nutrition, safe environment, spacious premises.
- caring staff, holding the same rapport with the parents.
- no violence.
- varied learning programme.
We translate them into the plans so that each child gets the best care and education every day.
We speak English and German and take care of and educate children from 3 months up to 6 years in the same-age groups.
Our 500 m2 spacious sunlit premises provide an excellent environment for your children in downtown Zug.
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Child care on weekends and in the summer, vacation or for a certain period.
Home made food, gym, art studios, piano music chamber, nursery and nap rooms, playing and learning rooms are all in one and the same place. The garden makes it complete!
We offer age-specific development paths for each age group of small children.
Babies are our specialty. Cosy rooms with the detached nap rooms and quality furnishings replicate a home atmosphere. We are fond of Emmi Pikler for small children focusing on Gross Motor and Infant Handling touching, aimed at correct warmth giving and care for babies. The maximum group size is 6 babies. We provide all baby hygiene articles for free.
When babies make the first steps, they enter a new development phase and need to be educated accordingly. We focus on developing their Gross and Fine Motor, which implies - lots of movement! We have space, relevant toys and wooden equipment to support toddlers in their growing. Our garden has exclusive facilities for babies and toddlers to explore the world in their own pace. the maximum group size is 7 toddlers.
We offer a unique curriculum for children between the ages of 2 and 3, called the Minis. The maximum group size is 10 children.
Our programme for kids over 3 years old, called the Midis, focuses on developing a child as a member of a larger groups, understanding the interaction between the group members and finding its place in the group. Besides the subjects, the Midis learn about Switzerland and the country of their origin.
Our curriculum for the Maxis, the children from 4 to 6 years old has elements from the Swiss public educational programme and the Early Years Curriculum well-known in Europe to ease your child the entry in the cantonal or the multinational private schools. We also offer the after-school care and education programme.
We teach children personal hygiene, speak English and German, be social, the world around us as well as basics in math, science and arts. All this takes place in a playful and encouraging atmosphere with us.
We apply the Early Childhood Education curriculum. We bring "Learning through Play" to our children. Our concept has the Montessori elements, conventional child care and education needed for the school entry.
English and German are the communication and teaching languages at Mama childcare taught by native speakers.
Learning shapes, space, measures and numbers. Learning about different material and substances and experimenting with them indoors and outdoors in our garden.
People and communities. Technologies. Our garden is created for experimenting with water, sand, soil, plants, stones, and wood. Children just love it!
From the toddler age we are offering short music classes, for the children to learn to listening to the genuine piano music and singing with the music teacher.
We also produce kids plays and make kids theater. All this develops speaking abilities, memory and imagination.
We acknowledge the importance of integrating those arts in child´s development at the early stage.
To learn more about our programmes, please contact us.
Monday - Friday 7am - 9pm
Saturday - Sunday 9am - 7pm
All meals, like breakfast, lunch and the afternoon snack/tea are being cooked in our modern kitchen. The children have space for cooking together with a teacher and creating their works of art. There is also a coffee corner for our teachers to discuss the latest news and trends.
Babies and toddlers play and sleep in detached rooms. Babies and toddlers sleep in traditional cribs!
Over 30 m2 are dedicated to indoor sport activities. They include nearly all kind of sports recommended for small children.
Piano music is played for children. They listen to and learn songs in English and German and sing in choir together with our music teacher. For children from 18 months old.
We use our garden for playing, doing sports, experimenting with materials and substances, gardening and for having our great meals and the tea time. For the children at all ages!