April 2015 Newsletter

Northwest Montessori Office Newsletter

April 2015


This Past Month:


In March Ms. Ali’s class spent time learning about the inspiring life of Helen Keller. Ms. Denise’s class enjoyed their unit on Australia and New Zealand, while Ms. Crystal’s class celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with a unit on Ireland. Ms. Tamara’s students practiced number recognition and Ms. Rubina’s children learned the parts of a tree. Ms. Sunita’s students had a lot of fun growing their own plants and Ms. Tisha’s class had a wonderful unit on Dr. Seuss. Ms. Erin’s children talked about recognizing emotions, and Ms. Malini’s class practiced making bubbles.

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Upcoming Events:

  • Thursday, April 2nd: Easter Egg Hunt
  • We can’t wait to celebrate the season by searching for these colorful eggs filled with goodies!

  • Friday, April 3rd: Good Friday
  • We will be closed on Good Friday to allow for our families to celebrate Easter.

  • Tuesday, April 22nd: Earth Day
  • We will learn about how to take care of our planet Earth by practicing recycling and other fun activities. Make sure to bring a fruit and vegetable in your child’s lunch today!


Why the Montessori Method?


Encouragement

Of all the gifts that we receive in life, encouragement seems to be one of the greatest. It often makes the difference between failure and success, between giving up and pushing through. The simplest words of encouragement may seem small, but this kind of attention enables children to learn joyfully with confidence in their own innate potential. And once they have that kind of confidence they can continue learning and mastering without comparison and competition with their peers.

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Reminders...


• We will be CLOSED on Friday, April 3rd for Good Friday.
• Please have a seasonally appropriate change of clothes in your child's cubby.
• Tuition is due by the 7th of each month. Payment received after the 7th will incur a $25 late fee and payment received after the 20th will incur an addition $30 late fee.
• Please label everything in your child's cubby. Thank you!