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Montessori Basics: The Prepared Environment

Montessori Basics: The Prepared Environment

One of the most important elements of any Montessori classroom is the prepared environment.  Montessori educators put great effort and intention into making sure the classroom environment is organized in such a way that it invites children to learn and aids in... Read More
5 Time Savers for Your Morning Routine

5 Time Savers for Your Morning Routine

The slow, easy pace of summer is rapidly drawing to a close.  Everyone tends to have mixed feelings about going back to school; the prospect of seeing friends, learning, and getting back into the regular routine are all enticing, but the loss of the magic of... Read More
Outdoors for All

Outdoors for All

“The land is where our roots are. The children must be taught to feel and live in harmony with the Earth.” – Maria Montessori Our love for the outdoors is reflected in MCS’s beautiful garden campus, where our students get to explore and engage with nature... Read More
Living Montessori in the Summer

Living Montessori in the Summer

If you’re reading this, you’re likely: Sending your child to a Montessori school and totally dedicated to the philosophy, or Very curious about whether Montessori might be a good fit for your family. Either way, you can create a Montessori-style summer that will... Read More
Gardening with Kids

Gardening with Kids

With the end of the school year approaching, we now find ourselves shifting our thoughts to warmer weather, the outdoors and our gardens. Whether you are new to gardening or have cared for plants for years, why not give it a try with your children? It’s not too late... Read More