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Acting Up Week

Acting Up Week

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Improvisation was the theme of our Acting Up Week in Children’s House #2.  Each morning in circle time, we worked with a set of acting cards and increased the complexity of our improvisation each day.  One set of cards  was comprised of adjectives : serious, happy, sad, mad, excited, relaxed, shy, brave, silly and scary.  […]

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Marine Life

Marine Life

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

For Marine Life week, we read chapters from The National Geographic Big Book of Oceans  during circle time.  We learned about the oceans of the world and their temperatures, sharks, dolphins, coral reefs and jelly fish. The jelly fish were a special request from students.  Montessori education encourages teachers to follow the curiosity of the […]

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1/27/14 — Montessori Work and Circle Time

1/27/14 — Montessori Work and Circle Time

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Have you ever heard any of the MACH staff talk about a work a child has done at school?  In case you are wondering what exactly this means, on the American Montessori Society website, work is defined as “a purposeful activity. Maria Montessori observed that children learn through purposeful activities of their own choosing; Montessori schools call all of the […]

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