Montessori Preschool Blog

March 2-6, 2020

We welcome Henry C. and his parents Chelsea and Eric to our Montessori family. Step right in and join in the fun!
'It's been a crazy day' said one student as we put away activities and lined up at the door for a birthday visit in the Garinim classroom - Happy 4th Birthday Ben …

Feruary 24-28, 2020

Purim is coming up (March 10 this year) and we are all into it!  The children love listening and play acting out the story.  We take turns being the various Purim players - exploring King Achashverosh, and his prime minister, Haman (who carries out much of the rulership in S…

February 10-14, 2020

What's going on this week?  We decorated branches with scrunched up pink and white tissue paper for our TuB'Shevat seder centerpiece, painted pots of plants, pretended we were seeds that start to grow, roots first when watered with rain, love and sunshine.  The children love this …

February 3-7, 2020

On Monday the preschool enjoyed a visit from Dr. Martin who brought along a doctors bag filled with stethoscopes, blood pressure cuffs, ophthalmoscopes, bandages, splints... Everyone had something to hold and explore and then children volunteered to have their ears checked, eyes che…

January 27-31, 2020

This week we continued to talk about the human body; our bones, what happens when a bone breaks, a visit to the hospital for an X-ray, protecting our bones.  We included safety and protecting the skull with a helmet, especially when riding a two-wheeler bicycle. Activities included…