Category Archives: Black Cherry

27
Jan

The Land Down Under

Posted by Black Cherry

Black Cherry children learned about the continent of Australia this month. We listened to the famous calls of the Kookaburra bird. The Kookaburra has a distinctive call, it sounds like laughing. The children found great joy in hearing the sounds of … Continue reading

11
Jan

Baby It’s Cold Outside

Posted by Black Cherry

Baby it’s cold outside. With winter weather finally appearing,  please remember to send your child in weather-appropriate clothing. This includes: boots, gloves, and hats and snow pants when appropriate.  Also, make sure to pack an extra set of clothing as well, … Continue reading

08
Jan

Take Your Parents to Work Week

Posted by Black Cherry

Children’s House Celebrates “Take Your Parents to Work Week”! The roles are reversed! Monday, January 25th – Friday, January 29th, Children’s House is inviting their parents to join them in their “work” for a day from 8:30 – 10:00 a.m. … Continue reading

03
Dec

The Capstone Year PowerPoint

Posted by Black Cherry

If you missed the Capstone Year presentation, now worries. Below is the presentation preview and link with full version. If you want the full version of the PowerPoint, click “Capstone Power Point” below. Capstone Year PowerPoint  

29
Nov

The Capstone Year, Thursday 8:30-9:30 a.m

Posted by Black Cherry

Click below for a preview of this Thursday’s Capstone Year Presentation.  Presenters include Kyla Reams, Amy Lawrence, Kathy Heckert, and Melissa Snyder. Discover why the Kindergarten year in Children’s House is considered the “Capstone Year”. Click: Capstone Year Presentation Preview   

19
Nov

This School is Your School

Posted by Children's House Music

My Dad, one of 7, comes from a large family. Growing up, we would get together with most of the extended family about once a month. The things I remember most about these family get-togethers are food, laughing, and singing. … Continue reading

10
Nov

Thanks and Giving Celebration

Posted by Black Cherry

Dear Black Cherry Room families, This year, Children’s House will be supporting Graham’s Foundation for our 3rd annual Thanks and Giving Celebration. Graham’s Foundation, founded by current West Side parents Nick and Jennifer Hall, is in celebration of their son, … Continue reading

05
Nov

More Name Studies

Posted by Children's House Music

Continuing our name studies, we created and read a predictable chart. Each line of the chart started with, “My name is,” followed by the name of a child in class and a period. In a predictable chart, only one word … Continue reading

02
Nov

Joins Us for First Thursday on Nov. 5

Posted by West Side Montessori

About Organizing the Chaos at the Toledo Campus Maria Montessori believed children have a need and a sensitive period for order. Come learn how simplifying your life and organizing the chaos can help you and your child succeed.  Learn SIMPLE … Continue reading

21
Oct

Kindergarten KABOOM

Posted by West Side Montessori

  West Side Montessori is excited to announce the addition of “Kindergarten KABOOM” as a science enrichment activity for the Toledo Kindergarten children this school year.  Approximately every other Wednesday all the Kindergarten children will come together for 45 minutes … Continue reading

11
Oct

Children’s House Garden

Posted by Black Cherry

On Saturday the families and staff members of Children’s House classrooms got together to start building our new garden. We are so excited to start planting and growing fruits, herbs and veggies with the children. What a wonderful learning tool … Continue reading

09
Oct

Worm Prediction

Posted by Poplar

KINDERGARTEN KABOOM!!! Every two weeks, the kindergartners participate in exciting science experiments!  The following is written by the kindergartners in Poplar Room explaining what they did this week. First, we had four stations where we had to make predictions. Before we went to … Continue reading

09
Oct

What’s Your Name?

Posted by Children's House Music

Here is a song we like to sing: What’s Your Name? What’s your name? What’s your name? What’s your name? What’s your name? My name is ________. My name is ________. My name is ________. Nice to meet you. After … Continue reading

04
Oct

More Than Just Beads & Blocks

Posted by Black Cherry

Entering the doors of a children’s house classroom you will see an array of attractive materials; colorful bead chains that hang from the wall, shelves filled with different shaped wooden blocks and trays of beautifully placed material. These materials serve … Continue reading

03
Oct

October Snack Schedule

Posted by Black Cherry

Click on the “Oct Snack 15” to view the October snack schedule. Oct Snack 15

29
Sep

First Thursday: Handwriting Without Tears

Posted by West Side Montessori

24
Sep

September In The Black Cherry Room

Posted by Black Cherry

Busy Bees are what you’ll see when you enter  Black Cherry room this month. The children have nicely settled into our classroom routines. We have started our weekly music & spanish classes, volunteer reading and cultural & science topics.  This … Continue reading

20
Sep

Come to Celebrate and Hear the Exciting News!

Posted by West Side Montessori

Sweet September Sundae Begins at 2 p.m.     West Side Montessori is excited to share its 40th Birthday surprise with ALL its families at Sweet September Sundae today. The festivities begin at 2 p.m. at the Toledo Campus (7115 … Continue reading

08
Sep

School Picture Day Reminder

Posted by West Side Montessori

02
Sep

WSM’s Back-to-School Sing-along Is Friday

Posted by West Side Montessori

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