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Category Archives: Sassafras

27
Mar

Parenting Classes Begin Tuesday, April 15

Posted by West Side Montessori

Starting Date Moved Back a Week Parenting Young Children – Systematic Training for Effective Parenting (STEP) Do you need a system for effective parenting? You are invited to attend a six-week STEP parenting class (Systematic Training for Effective Parenting). This … Continue reading

24
Mar

St. Patrick’s Day

Posted by Sassafras

We had a great time at our St. Patrick’s Day celebration.  The children enjoyed creating shamrocks and leprechaun hats.  Green was abounding at the snack table-green peppers, green grapes, green apples, celery and cucumbers.  To end the morning the children … Continue reading

18
Mar

Australia

Posted by Sassafras

The children put another stamp in their passport as they traveled to Australia!  We learned about why it’s called the Land Down Under, as we found it on the continent globe and saw that it is located below the equator. … Continue reading

18
Mar

Digestion and Our Organs

Posted by Sassafras

After learning about dental health, the children in Sassafras participated in an experiment to see where the food that you chew with your teeth really goes!  Using a Ziploc bag as a mouth, we “chewed” some crackers and a banana. … Continue reading

18
Mar

Parents: Your Opinion Matters

Posted by West Side Montessori

West Side Montessori is in the process of being re-accredited by the American Montessori Society. This is a title that WSM is very proud to have as one of only five schools Ohio and of 126 schools nationally who have … Continue reading

04
Mar

Nurturing a Peaceful Child

Posted by West Side Montessori

Picture a peaceful nine-year-old child, kind and giving, passionate and joyful, and mostly in control of his or her emotions. Is this some alien species? Or is it possible to nurture peaceful children in our highly competitive, cynical and polarized … Continue reading

03
Mar

Italy

Posted by Sassafras

Diving further into our study of Europe, we took a closer look at Italy!  As we looked at the Italian flag we talked about how the colors of the flag are the colors that make up one of the Italian’s … Continue reading

03
Mar

Europe

Posted by Sassafras

Passports As we continue learning about various continents, we introduced the idea of having a passport.  We talked about why you need a passport and what information it tells about you.  Each child made their own passport, complete with a … Continue reading

17
Feb

Show Me Your Beautiful Smile

Posted by Sassafras

February is dental health month, so what better time to learn about our teeth and how to take good care of them.  In small groups we learned about the different parts of a tooth; the enamel, the dentin and the … Continue reading

03
Feb

Emperor Penguins

Posted by Sassafras

As we continued on with our study of Antarctica, we took a closer look at penguins and the emperor penguin specifically.   Did you know a male emperor penguin can grow up to 48 inches tall and weigh 90 pounds. … Continue reading

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