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Face painting by Ms. Oksana

Posted on: August 25th, 2016 by
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Hi there, I enjoy face painting very much and I have been told many times to start offering it to birthday parties and other fun events. I can paint any design, object or pretty much anything your kiddo desires. (No violent images or weapons please). I use non toxic paint. I am available on weekends, but please make a reservation ahead of time. Rates are: $100/hour. Email Continue reading the story "Face painting by Ms. Oksana"

Yoga for parents – new class starts September 1.

Posted on: June 9th, 2016 by
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What could be better than a relaxing yoga class for super busy parents? You are invited to a weekly series of the yoga class for busy parents. No nanny? No problem. Bring your child with you for an additional $5/per child per class a highly trained staff at the Alexander Graham Montessori school will watch your kiddo while you relax in shavasana and work on Continue reading the story "Yoga for parents – new class starts September 1."

Yoga heart circle

Posted on: April 21st, 2016 by
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The other day the kids and I decided to build a heart circle with our yoga mats and practice in this formation. It was quite symbolic and beautiful. The best part - it was spontaneous at heart 💚👍   

Meditation for rain

Posted on: August 9th, 2015 by
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This week while learning about water and its cycle the kids meditated with me to send rain to California to help with the drought. And it worked!! Yesterday it rained with some thunderstorms in some parts of California!! 👍👍😎😎😊😇   

It’s Teacher’s Appreciation week! 

Posted on: May 11th, 2015 by
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And I am getting cards and comliments from my students. Just today, Adam, who is 6 years old, said "Ms. Oksana, you classroom is awesome!" That is the best compliment I've ever gotten from a 6-year old.  Also, one of my students gave me this card. Aw, thank you so much. I do my best :)   

End of the year parent conferences

Posted on: April 21st, 2015 by
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I just finished my end of the year parent conferences and they were an absolute delight. I did something different. Instead of telling parents how their children are doing in school I asked them how they thought they were doing. Then we compared to my feedback and it was a match. It was absolutely heart warming to hear that Continue reading the story "End of the year parent conferences"