“There’s something I have said so often to my children that now they chant it back to me: “You can do hard things.” I sent my kids to a Montessori preschool, and… Read More
I often get questions about what kind of program we have. Most of the time, these questions come from people who see us at the grocery store.
by Peter Davidson, reposted from MariaMontessori.com I recently visited a Montessori school in Arizona and had the opportunity to observe in the toddler classroom. On this particular morning there were eight children… Read More
by Heike Larson, reposted from MariaMontessori.com “It is the child who makes the man, and no man exists who was not made by the child he once was.”—Dr. Maria Montessori Last May,… Read More
David Ayer • The Montessori Observer (reposted from MariaMontessori.com) Dr. Angeline Lillard, professor of Psychology at the University of Virginia, author of Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius, as well as several… Read More
Occasionally in the weekly bulletins, you may see references to a Bake Sale, Haunted House, Book Fair, or various other family events raising money for the ‘Web of Life Field School’ for… Read More
by Patty Shade “Ben is being mean to me!!” “I don’t like Allie. She’s SO mean!” Surprisingly, complaints like this are common in my Lower Elementary Montessori classroom. And, I’m guessing… Read More
The Frozen Lion, our student run ice cream shoppe, operates out of the Dutra House kitchen in the courtyard. Sno-cones are $2, and ice cream is $3. It opens at noon on… Read More