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Sage Classroom (3-6 yrs) March News

February in Review: The month of February went by fast and spring will be here before we know it! As the year is progressing, the younger children are showing more independence and self-confidence in the classroom when choosing work and taking care of the classroom environment. The older children are practicing their writing and reading skills…
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Campus Courier – March 2015

A Message From the Principal: Montessori Country Day School is encouraged by the Character Counts program from Josephson Institute. It is an inclusive program that focuses on “what to do” instead of “what not to do.” There are 6 pillars of character that reflect key characteristic for being a good…
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Feburary/March Art News

March Art News Note: For the next few weeks the children will be busy working on projects for our annual International Day. The festivities will take place on April 1st from 1:30-3:30 in the Field House gymnasium. This year’s theme is the continent of North America. North America covers about…
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February/March Spanish News

Hola! I hope this newsletter finds everyone surviving the cold. We just passed the halfway point of the school year. Boy time flies when you are having fun and we are having fun in Spanish class! Hopefully the warmer weather will welcome us towards the end of Marzo. We spent…
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Mulberry Classroom (1st-3rd Grade) February News

What is today’s morning message? Our January morning messages have proven to be great topics for discussion. Below, Anna Zhao shares with the class her answer to the question, “Who is Martin Luther King Jr.?” Our morning messages generally take the form of a question and are used to initiate…
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Sage Classroom (3-6 yrs) February News

A Look Back at January: Wow! It’s amazing to believe that the first month of the New Year has ended! The children have been motivated to expand their concentration time by exploring and manipulating all materials we have in different areas, such as Sensorial, Practical Life, Math, and Language. Also they are learning to be part of…
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Ivy Classroom (3-6 yrs) February News

We will be talking about our five senses (smell, taste, hear, touch, and sight). The children will be practicing a variety of works including the smelling and tasting jars. We will also be sampling foods that are sweet, bitter and sour which will help refine their sense of taste, and expose them to tastes that perhaps they…
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Sunflower Class (18 mo-3yr) February News

January In Review: The children are very busy in the classroom. They enjoy choosing their own work now; they are able to complete the work and return it to the shelves when finished. Our older friends are being great helpers and they are taking good care of all our new…
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Mulberry Classroom (1st-3rd Grade) January News

It is hard to believe that it is already 2015! We hope everyone had a wonderful winter break! Mrs. Spiro and I are excited to be back and ready to get back to work and we hope you are too! Read more…

Ivy Classroom (3-6 yrs) January News

Happy New Year! During the month of January we will continue our studies on the animal groups. We will learn about mammals, carnivores (animals that eat other animals), herbivores (animals that eat plants) and omnivores (animals that eat both plants and animals). We will talk about animals with hooves, fur,…
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