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Helen Frankenthaler

Continuing art appreciation, we worked some Helen Frankenthaler paintings with a some finger painting and various paint brushes.

Preschool

Layers of Students

It’s no secret that Montessori teachers are observers. We consider observation to be the primary tool of our profession. After all, we can’t know best how to serve the students in our classroom if we don’t first observe them. 490 more words

Montessori

Balloon Rockets and Bouncing Planets

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R was 18 months old at the time of this activity

Book: 

The Magic School Bus – Inside the Earth by Joanna Cole & Bruce Degen – We read another magic school bus book today called “Inside the Earth”.   796 more words

Toddler

Bubble Rockets and Slimy Paper Mache

R was 18 months old at the time of this activity

Book: 

See Inside Space by Usborne – See Inside Space is another awesome Usborne Book!! 657 more words

Toddler

Happy Birthday, Dr. Montessori!

Our primary community came together for a special Celebration of Life in honor of Dr. Montessori’s birthday, to help celebrate the life and legacy that she left behind. 285 more words

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Maria Montessori Day

“Education is a natural process carried out by the child and is not acquired by listening to words but by experiences in the environment.”

Montessori

Letters and Numbers For Toddlers and Pre-K

Here are some letter and number activities that we enjoyed this week.

MATH: COUNTING BEARS

Counting bears (purchased used on Amazon) are a great activity and can be used in many different ways.   243 more words

Toddler