Archive for: August, 2017

WHEATON MONTESSORI SCHOOL NEWS

What’s so “Great” About the Great Lessons?

What’s so ‘great’ about the Great Lessons?   Those of you with students in the Elementary program at […]

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Happy Birthday, Dr. Montessori!

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Sailing on Lake Michigan – This is “Gym.”

Adolescent Community: Physical Expression From Dr. Bilezikian, Director of the Adolescent Community: We will be sailing on Lake […]

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Settling in to Purposeful Work

Purposeful and engaging work and play throughout primary and adolescent communities.   It feels like we are much […]

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Grace and Courtesy: Lessons in Respect and Understanding

Valuing a Peaceful and Caring Community   Every morning, our children approach the door to our school and […]

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Survey Says…

Survey Says…   I recently sent out a GoogleForm to our parents, asking them for feedback regarding our […]

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A Day in the Life of an Adolescent Student

A Day in the Life of an Adolescent Student   After a lunch of homemade tacos, our Adolescent […]

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Students’ Hunger for Science Nurtured by the Solar Eclipse

Wheaton Montessori Students’ Love of Science Nurtured by the Solar Eclipse   Our students (and teachers) have always […]

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The Question Every Parent Asks…

“What can we do to support what is happening at school?”   During parent-teacher conferences, orientations, and parent […]

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Solar Eclipse – What do the Bees Do?

Solar Eclipse and Bee Activity Today during the solar eclipse, our Adolescent Community studied not just the changing […]

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Preschool Open House in September

Preschool Open House Please join us for a Preschool Open House at Wheaton Montessori School on Saturday, September […]

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Welcoming Our Friends Back to School

Preparing for Returning Students Especially during Staff Week, the needs of our community are at the forefront of […]

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Delight in Walking

An Irresistable Impulse and Courage “Between the age of a year and a half and two, the child […]

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An Education Capable of Saving Humanity

Education For Peace: Wheaton Montessori School’s Mission   Dr. Maria Montessori saw her philosophy of education as a mission […]

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Five Books Every Parent Should Know

  Five Books Every Parent Should Know “The Rights of the Reader.”  Written by Daniel Pennac and illustrated […]

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