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WHEATON MONTESSORI SCHOOL NEWS

Cozy Books for Chilly Days (a winter book list)

  The warmth of the holiday season has passed, and the short days and long, cold evenings of […]

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Building the Mathematical Mind

From Mrs. Jonelis, Math Specialist for the Adolescent Program I still remember one of my first Parent Discovery […]

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Montessori Basics: The Language Curriculum

Have you ever wondered how Montessori guides teach children about language? Parents are often astounded when they observe […]

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Zahra’s Sentence Analysis

Zahra, who turns six (!) soon, had a new lesson today with Mrs. Rogers.  She’s using the control […]

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Elementary Camping Trip

Elementary Parents: Mark your Calendars for the Elementary Class Camping Trip!   Our 2nd through 6th graders will […]

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Updated: Annual Giving Thank You

We’re filled with continued gratitude towards these generous donors! It’s fun to see the pride in the students’ […]

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Are You the Parent of a Toddler?

Today we’re sharing a resource on raising toddlers that is especially helpful as you continue to build your […]

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“Locally Grown” – A Parent’s Perspective of Wheaton Montessori School

Last year the theme for the Wheaton Montessori End-of-Year Gala was “Locally Grown,” wherein we celebrated all things […]

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I Spy… A Multi-Sensory Approach to Reading and Writing.

“I Spy:” Games as Lessons in a Montessori Classroom   Emersyn, the older child in the picture, is […]

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Día de los Muertos

  This week, our Elementary Classroom has a vibrant colorful ofrenda in honor of Dia de los Muertos. […]

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Failure Tolerance – Helping Your Child Grow

Mrs. Fortun spoke with parents at a previous CommuniTEA about an idea put forth by Alison Gopnik in […]

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Parent Perspective: This is what 6 a.m looks like.

We received this wonderful email today from Aastha, whose daughter Sanavi is in Mrs. Berdick’s Primary Class:    […]

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CommuniTEA Recap: FAQs about Travel

Mrs. Mayhugh recently hosted a CommuniTEA, a monthly event in which teachers and staff present a topic for […]

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Ranking Friends

Have you heard your child ranking friends lately? Or do you remember ranking friends when you were a […]

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CommuniTEA Recap: Celebration FAQs Answered

Mrs. Mayhugh recently hosted a CommuniTEA, a monthly event in which teachers and staff present a topic for […]

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