Montessori Preschool Blog

November 11-14, 2019

Anafim:
We collected an assortment of Autumn leaves, some evergreens, pine needles and wild grass and used some for painting at the easel (instead of brushes) and used others for clay rubbings.  These, along with sewing large buttons onto small pieces of fabric with a sharp needle took up…

November 4-8, 2019

Anafim:
Our Shabbat Box is now in rotation! Once or twice this year your child will bring home the Montessori Shabbat Box, filled with everything/ the symbolic items you may use for a special Shabbat, along with our friendly little school Panda - sorry, dinner not included!  The children…

October 28-November 1, 2019

Anafimand whole school activities:
We have been at school for two months now and the children are comfortable, know what is expected of them, familiar with the daily routines and eager to participate in all activities.  We used to change the date and weather board at the start of group …

October 23-25, 2019

Anafim, and whole school activities:
Another short week at school... filled to the brim.  The children continue to choose their activities from color mixing, carrot peeling and slicing, letter formation, the 'Bank Game,' matching Autumn picture cards, collecting fall leaves and categoriz…

October 16-18, 2019

Anafim,and whole school activities:
On Wednesday we marched around the school fields singing all our Sukkot songs, while searching for the perfect scach for our playground sukkah. Each child came back with a branch and we collectively decorated our sukkah. We hung plastic bunches of grapes,…