Tag Archives: PTAO

November 27, 2022 • Weekly Update

The Week of the Feast in the Elementary North Loft The week of the Feast is always one filled with traditions, some old and some new! In addition to feverishly preparing decorations and placemats, the children spent 3 days cooking.  As a joint venture, Dayle, Eric, and Joe shared dishes between our classes. In the […]

November 20, 2022 • Weekly Update

From the Primary Upper West: Montessori Language There are four schemes in preparing the language area of the Montessori primary. Dr. Montessori believed that you must prepare the hand to manipulate ever more refined, to guide the tool of writing to create symbols. When using tweezers to transfer materials, or removing the Knobbed Cylinders the […]

November 13, 2022 • Weekly Update

Conference Days and Thank You Parents! Thank you for taking time to meet with your child’s teacher during conference days. This is a special time for our teachers to learn more about the children and families in their classrooms. It seemed like a return to normal – teachers gathering in the library for early morning […]