Category Archives: Sassafras

22
Oct

Leaf Man

Posted by Sassafras

Thank you to everyone who collected such beautiful leaves for our Leaf Man project.  The children enjoyed creating their own unique pictures.  Some of the children helped to sort the leaves by their shapes and we were able to identify many … Continue reading

22
Oct

Plant and Animals

Posted by Sassafras

As we looked more closely at the living things around us, we discovered they could be divided into two groups.  There are plants and there are animals.  During our circle time we talked about the differences between plants and animals. … 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

16
Oct

Continents!

Posted by Sassafras

Our Continent Song: North America, South America, Africa, Europe, and Asia.  Don’t forget Australia. Don’t forget Antarctica. North America, South America, Africa, Europe, and Asia.   Recently, we have been studying the Montessori Painted Globe.  The 7 continents are various … 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

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

02
Oct

Exploring the Great Outdoors!

Posted by Sassafras

Even though it was a bit cold and windy, the children really enjoyed our hike through the woods this morning!  During this past week we have been talking about living and non-living things.  Because our Earth has land, water and … Continue reading

30
Sep

Land, Water, and Air

Posted by Sassafras

After learning about our Solar System, we turned our attention to our planet, Earth.  Using the sandpaper globe, we felt the rough land, and the smooth water.  We talked about how our Earth is mostly covered in water. There is … Continue reading

29
Sep

First Thursday: Handwriting Without Tears

Posted by West Side Montessori

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

17
Sep

The Family of the Sun

Posted by Sassafras

As we continue on with our study of the solar system, we are learning a song to help us know a little bit more about each planet.  The song is sung to the tune of “The Farmer in the Dell.”  Below … Continue reading

14
Sep

Solar System

Posted by Sassafras

We began our science curriculum last week by learning about our solar system.  We talked about how the sun is a hot, burning ball of gas called a star.  The sun is at the center of our universe.  There are … Continue reading

09
Sep

Did you know….

Posted by Sassafras

Did you know that language, numbers and the refinement of the senses are some of the sensitive periods children between the ages of 3 to 6 will experience. A sensitive period is a time in a child’s life when he has an … Continue reading

09
Sep

Welcome to the beginning of a new year!

Posted by Sassafras

We are so excited to welcome all of our new friends to the Sassafras room and welcome back those friends who were with us last year!  As the new students begin to learn the routines and ground rules of the … 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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