Archive for: May, 2019
A Montessori Mini-Dictionary
Dr. Maria Montessori created her methodology over a century ago, and those of us who study her work […]
Summer Camp: Needs more Sunscreen!
Wheaton Montessori School’s Summer Camps begin on Monday, June 3rd! We’ll be spending quite a bit of time […]
Parent Perspective: A Mother’s Thoughts on 9th Grade
Staying for the Entire Adolescent Program After the 13 years (and counting!) that my kids have been at […]
Two Moveable Alphabets, 3 Rugs, 36 Words.
Team work between classmates is a beautiful thing!
Booklist: Chapter Books!
Whether your four or five-year-old is ready for some longer read-alouds at bedtime, or your elementary-aged child has […]
Parent Perspective: A Father’s Thoughts on 9th Grade
When Tracy and I enrolled our daughter Scout in the Wheaton Montessori Junior High program, it seemed apparent […]
Elementary Camping Trip to Springfield and Cahokia
When we originally posted this picture on Facebook, we had a really great comment posted by Eric […]
Preventing Math Anxiety
Researchers from the University of Cambridge recently released a report following their study of math anxiety in primary […]
Math in the Primary Classroom: Ten Squared
At Parent Discovery Nights and during tours, parents are consistently amazed at the math that students are […]