What do the older five and six-year-old children get out of staying in Montessori? Although not as intuitively obvious, the benefits of keeping your child in Montessori for “Kindergarten” are even more compelling – and will have profound effects on your child’s social, emotional, and academic development.
You may already know a bit about the Montessori work period, also known as the work cycle. What exactly is it, and why is it so important?
If you do these six things when your child moves up to Elementary, you will help your child’s transition to this new and exciting period of her life.
Knowledge is power. Once you understand the seven traits of a true, authentic Montessori education, be proactive and ask direct questions when researching schools for your child. Be wary of schools that won’t answer these questions directly.
It is with great excitement that we announce the opening of a new Infant classroom at Bergamo Montessori School on Pocket Road in September!
Our school opened in 1975 with one preschool/kindergarten classroom of 17 children in rented space at a local church. Over the past 42 years we have grown, slowly, to 3 different campuses… Read More
The Montessori Institute of San Diego offered the first ever AMI Inclusive Education Course over the last two summers. Our Upper Elementary Guide in Sacramento, Aimee Meyer, is part of the first… Read More
We are so excited to start unpacking the boxes of wonderfulness for our new Infant Community classroom! Check back here for weekly progress… The Bye-Bye Buggy is a great way to explore… Read More
… for her volunteer efforts and event hosting skills, which we are very familiar with and grateful for here at Bergamo! Read her volunteer profile here.