Last week in class we invented a new game: sea stars and snakes!
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As we dive into geography mixed in with language lessons I keep getting questions from children like why does the earth fly through space? Why do platypuses lay eggs? Why is Australia so far away? Why, why, why? To a busy parent these might seem rather irritating but those are the best questions a learning child could ask and a sure sign of an inquisitive … Continue reading the story "The Inquisitive WHYs"
I noticed that on the days when Oliver comes I children are more likely to focus on their work. They try to move around the classroom with more caution and keep the noise level down. They know he has sensitive ears! He comes in from time to time and our Montessori classsrom transforms into a focusing environment. Just are a look at this set: multiplication … Continue reading the story "Animals in the classroom and focusing"
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. Email me at: firstname.lastname@example.org Area: … Continue reading the story "Face painting by Ms. Oksana"
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."