Parent and Teacher Resources

Educational resources for Parents and Teachers.

Teaching Resources

The Best Kids Book Site-An Interactive Media Channel, where books, crafts, podcasts, online video, and web resources intersect.

Preschool Express-This is a free on-line educational activity resource for parents, teachers and grandparents of toddler (1-3) and preschool (3-5) children.

Zero to Three-This is a national nonprofit organization that informs, trains and supports professionals, policymakers and parents in their efforts to improve the lives of infants and toddlers.

DLTK-Kids- DLTK's Crafts for Kids features a variety of fun, printable children's crafts, coloring pages and more including projects for holidays, educational themes and some of our children's favorite cartoon characters.

First School-This feature free fun preschool lesson plans, educational early childhood activities, printable crafts, worksheets, calendar of events and other resources for children of preschool age.

A to Z Teacher Stuff-This is a teacher-created site designed to help teachers find online resources more quickly and easily.

Education World-Includes lesson plans, professional development, technology, and school issues.

Everything Preschool-Everything for preschool teachers, themes, coloring pages, alphabet ideas, etc.

Teacher’s Net-Everything for teachers to stay connected. Chat boards, lesson plans, job listings, projects and more.

Prekinders- A site devoted to Pre-K teachers, with helpful ideas over a wide range of topics.

Hummingbird Educational Resources-A resource site for early childhood and kindergarten educators.

Dr. Jean-Songs and Activities for Young Children

Step by Step CC-Educational resources for today’s child care providers, parents and teachers.

Apples 4 the Teacher-This site includes interactive learning games, quizzes, and worksheet generator tools by subject (creative arts, foreign languages, language arts, math, science, social studies), articles, literacy coloring pages and more.

Local Area Schools

Home Schooling Resources

Some resources for Home Schooling families:

Homeschooling
Homeschool Fun
Michigan Homeschool Groups

Gifted and Special Needs

Preschools and Daycare

Some resources about area Preschools and Daycare:

Child Care in Michigan
Oakland County Child Care Council
Michigan Association for the Education of Young Children

Children’s Learning Center
Free, State Funded Preschool
Ages 4 on or before December 1
1885 North Pontiac Trail
Walled Lake, MI 48390
248-295-9508
https://www.oaklandfamilyservices.org/


Childtime of Commerce
Ages Infant - 5
5230 Bogie Lake Rd.
Commerce Township, MI 48382
248-366-2507
https://www.childtime.com/your-local-school/commerce-township-mi-0627/

For Little People
Ages 6 weeks-9 years
49335 Wainstock St.
Wixom, MI 48393
248-669-9553
https://www.facebook.com/ForLittlePeopleDaycare

Foundations for Learning Preschool
Ages 6 weeks-9 years
620 N. Wixom Rd.
Wixom, MI 48393
248-624-9185
http://www.wixomchristianschool.org/preschool/

Gilden Woods Early Care and Preschool
Ages 6 weeks- 5 years
3145 Martin Rd.
Commerce Twp, MI 48390
248-859-2911
https://www.appletreekids.cc/locations/gilden-woods-commerce-twp/

Huron Valley Early Childhood
Ages 3-5
2029 N. Milford Rd
Highland, MI 48357
248-676-8496
http://www.hvs.org/academics/apollo-center---early-childhood-programs/early-childhood-programs/

Huron Valley Great Start Readiness
Free, State Funded Preschool
Age 4 before December 2nd
248-628-8276
http://www.hvs.org/academics/apollo-center---early-childhood-programs/early-childhood-programs/

Huron Valley Head Start
Free, Federally Funded Preschool
Age 3
248-935-1796
http://www.hvs.org/academics/apollo-center---early-childhood-programs/early-childhood-programs/

Huron Valley Play and Learn
Special Education Preschool
Mild to Moderately Impaired Children Ages 2 ½-5
348-684-8019
http://www.hvs.org/academics/apollo-center---early-childhood-programs/early-childhood-programs/

Lakes Area Montesorri
Ages Toddler-Elementary
8605 Richardson Rd.
Commerce Township, MI 48390
248-360-0500
https://www.lakesareamontessori.com/

Laugh and Learn Child Care
Infant-5 years
3782 Cheryl Dr.
Commerce Twp, MI 48382
248-366-9292
https://www.care.com/b/l/laugh-learn-child-care-llc/commerce-township-mi

Lollipop Cooperative
Ages 20 months- 4 years
5171 Commerce Rd
Orchard Lake, MI 48324
248-624-6530
https://www.lollipoppreschoolorchardlake.com/

Milford Cooperative
Ages 2-5
525 Hickory St.
Milford, MI 48381
248-685-0021
http://www.milfordpreschool.org/

Milford Montessori
Ages 2 months- 6 years
2700 E. Commerce Rd.
Milford, MI 48381
248-685-7600
http://www.milfordmontessorischool.com/

Mustard Seeds Preschool
Ages 3-4
1155 N. Commerce Rd.
Commerce Township, MI 48382
248-363-3935
https://commerceumc.org/engage/mustard-seeds-preschool-in-commerce-michigan/

Peanut Patch Preschool
Ages 3-5
313 East Northport St.
Walled Lake, MI 48390
248-960-0583
https://www.peanutpatchpreschool.com/

Premiere Preschool
Ages 2 ½- 5 years
2905 S. Commerce Rd.
Commerce Township, MI 48390
248-669-0230
http://www.premierepreschool.com/

Premiere Preschool
Ages 2- 6 years
1445 Welch Rd.
Commerce Township, MI 48390
248-669-0230
http://www.premierepreschool.com/

Rainbow Child Care Center
Ages 6 weeks- 6 years
2755 Haggerty Rd.
Commerce Township, MI 48390
248-960-0570
https://www.rainbowccc.com/commercetownship/

Rebecca’s Learning Center
Infant – Pre-K
201 E. Wise Rd.
Commerce Township, MI 48382
248-360-7743
http://www.rlckids.com/

St. Matthew Lutheran School
2040 S. Commerce Rd.
Walled Lake, MI 48390
248-624-7677
https://stmatthewlutheranschool.com/preschool

St. William School
Ages 4-5 Before September 1
135 O’Flaherty
Walled Lake, MI 48390
248-669-4440
http://www.stwilliam-school.com/

Teddy Bear’s Playhouse
Ages Newborn – 5 years
2720 E. Oakley Park Rd.
Commerce Township, MI 48390
248-669-5300
K-5 Summer Camp
https://www.tbplayhouse.com/

Teddy Bear’s Playhouse
Ages Newborn – 5 years
2500 E. Oakley Park Rd.
Commerce Township, MI 48390
348-669-6880
https://www.tbplayhouse.com/

Tutor Time
Ages 6 weeks- 12 years
8011 Commerce Rd.
Commerce Township, MI 48390
248-366-3348
https://www.tutortime.com/your-local-school/commerce-mi-6307/

Tutor Time
Ages 6 weeks- 12 years
1230 Pontiac Trail
Walled Lake, MI 48390
248-926-8686
https://www.tutortime.com/your-local-school/walled-lake-mi-6303/

Walled Lake Schools Preschool
Ages 3-4 years  
•    Dublin Elementary
•    Glengary Elementary
•    Guest Elementary
•    Mary Helen Guest
•    Pleasant Lake Elementary
•    Twin Sun
•    Wixom Elementary
http://wlcsd.org/programs/preschool/

Walled Lake Head Start
Free, Federally Funded Preschool
Ages 3-4 years
248-956-5089
•    Glengary Elementary
•    Walled Lake Elementary
•    Wixom Elementary
http://wlcsd.org/programs/preschool/gsrp-and-head-start/

Walled Lake Great Start Readiness
Free, State Funded Preschool
Age 4 years
248-956-5091
•    Glengary Elementary
•    Oakley Park Elementary
•    Walled Lake Elementary
•    Wixom Elementary
http://wlcsd.org/programs/preschool/gsrp-and-head-start/

Walled Lake Pre-K Academy
Ages 4-5
1655 Decker Rd
Walled Lake, MI 48390
(Mary Helen Guest Elementary)
248-956-5080
http://wlcsd.org/programs/preschool/prek-academy/

Wee Friends Child Care Center
Infant – Pre-K
8700 Commerce Rd.
Commerce Township, MI 48382
248-363-0500
Age 6-12 years Summer Camp
http://www.weefriendschildcarecenter.com/

 

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