Category Archives: Iris Room

01
Mar

Iris Room

Posted by Iris

Where does your child work? Yes, that’s right, work. All of the beautifully arranged classroom materials in our Little House rooms are work. Sure, some may look like toys and may even be identical to activities you have at home, … Continue reading

29
Feb

Loving the Extra Day – Leap Day!

Posted by Iris

18
Feb

Iris News – The Pink Tower Debuts

Posted by Iris

Wow!  The slightly warmer weather (although “short lived”) was definitely a welcome event for us. We enjoyed getting out to the playground to ride bikes, push the mowers and dig in the sand. The highlight was being able to take … Continue reading

18
Jan

Would you like to build a snowman?

Posted by Lilac

Maria Montessori could see the advantage of having children develop and refine their five senses. She also understood that if a child was presented with materials where they could check their work themselves, and know visually that the job was … Continue reading

18
Dec

Iris News

Posted by Iris

Mysterious smudges coming home on your children? The good news is its washable! The children seemed excited to find paint at the easel.  There are many steps to this activity; putting the apron on, hanging the paper up, painting, and … Continue reading

13
Nov

A Glimpse at Your Child’s Morning

Posted by Iris

Iris Room News Do you wonder what your child’s morning is like here at school?  Here is a glance. Their day begins upon arrival and they hang up their belongings.  They then have the opportunity to choose work for approximately … 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

15
Oct

Iris News

Posted by Iris

Pumpkins,pumpkins,pumpkins, nothing says “fall” like pumpkin scrubbing in the Iris room!  The children were excited to find a large pumpkin in the water table. This work is for one person at a time (with friends watching :-)) and there are … 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

09
Sep

Iris Room

Posted by Iris

We are so excited how well the children have been adjusting to the new year!  We may still have a few tears, but many more smiles can be found 🙂  As you can see, they all have been very busy! … Continue reading