Archive for: October, 2016

WHEATON MONTESSORI SCHOOL NEWS

Happy Halloween!

The perfect juxtaposition of science and holiday – the discovery that there is a Witch’s Head Nebula!   […]

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Go Cubs Go! Part Two

Cubs Fever has taken a grip on the Wheaton Montessori  School community!  As one of our students put […]

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Preparing for Life, Not School?

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Go Cubs Go!

We have some excited students around here today after the CUBS WIN last night!   This elementary student […]

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In honor of “Throwback Thursday…”

Do you recognize anyone here?  There are a few current faces – for both staff and students!  There […]

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A Map of the (Changing) World

  A sixth-grader in our Upper Elementary class has been working diligently on the map shown above over […]

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Failure Tolerance – Helping Your Child Grow

Mrs. Fortun recently spoke to parents on an idea put forth by Alison Gopnik in “The Gardener and […]

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National Book Month – Our Recommendations

What can we do at home to help our children? Every month, one of our teachers presents to […]

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What Did We Do This Morning?

What did these children choose to do with their morning in our Elementary classroom?  A little bit of […]

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Twenty-Five Manners by Age Nine, If Not Sooner

Manners Matter! Our elementary teachers, Ms. Searcy and Mrs. Fortun, mention this list from author David Lowry several […]

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Free the Child’s Potential…

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Big Smiles and Big Work

These Primary students are happily working together to solve a big problem – a big mathematical problem, that […]

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Spanish-English Story Hour Offered for Two- and Three-Year-Olds

  Are you looking for a parent-toddler class on Saturday mornings in November?  Christine Carrillo, a Wheaton Montessori […]

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Mathematics: Exciting? Or Terrifying? 

Montessori Materials Make Math Intuitive While Laying a Strong Foundation One reason Montessori materials are so amazing is […]

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The Eighties are BACK!

You’re invited to…Prom in the 1980s! Our Annual Auction this year has a fun theme – 1980’s Prom […]

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