Archive for: November, 2016

WHEATON MONTESSORI SCHOOL NEWS

Discussion: Engaging Reluctant and Early Readers

CommuniTEA Discussion on Engaging Reluctant Readers   The Wheaton Montessori School’s “CommuniTEA” discussion series will continue on December […]

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What’s the Point of Practical Life Exercises in the Classroom?

Through Practical Life activities, children acquire many daily living skills. They prepare food, fasten their clothing, and take […]

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Now Enrolling!

Please plan on joining us for one of our December Open Houses!   We will be hosting interested […]

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A Thankful Heart

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Wheaton Montessori School!     “I am thankful for: Candy Canes […]

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Question: What do Julia Child, Dakota Fanning, Yo Yo Ma, and “The Sims” have in common?

Answer:  A Montessori Education   The Montessori educational philosophy is one that brings out the curiosity, interest, drive, […]

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No, Things Don’t Always Go Well…

At our most recent CommuniTEA with parents, Mrs. Berdick discussed the “power of words” that we use when […]

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Questions-and-Answers with Dr. Bilezekian

CommuniTEA – Tuesday November 15 Don’t miss your chance for a “Fireside Chat” with John-Marc! Cafe K’Tizo, 8:15am […]

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The Joy in Exploring a New Lesson

It’s easy for our teachers to see that your children love learning and exploring.  While getting a new […]

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“Going Out” – Experiencing the World First-Hand

Montessori education is very much about letting children experience the wonders of the world in which we live. The […]

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Ten Things Your Two-Year-Old Can Do

Raising capable, independent, and confident adults does not begin when your child is an adult.  Raising a capable, […]

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Cubs Win! Cubs Win!

The baseball enthusiasts in our Elementary Program are ecstatic – and exhausted! – after last night’s Game 7. […]

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“Who You Gonna Call?”

We love this picture!  We love that three girls in our elementary program (who dig science as much […]

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Be the Gardener, Not the Carpenter.

Many months, we’re able to host a “Coffee and CommuniTEA” with our parents at a local coffee and […]

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