In healthy families, children are the focus, but parents are the center. Parents take the lead in creating a home environment in which their children can thrive. Families meetings provide the structure to support children’s social and emotional growth and overall functioning as a family unit. Regularly held meetings help clarify family values, resolve conflict, … Continue reading Talk: “Lead your Tribe with Family Meetings”
We are very fortunate to have professional photographer, Mark Mirocha (Jack and Audrey's dad), volunteering to take class photographs for our primary classrooms! Quetzals will have a class photo taken at 9:00am! Eagles will have a class photo taken at 9:30am! NOTE: If your child is a MTW friend, please try to join us for … Continue reading Picture Day – November 3rd!
Hello MH Families, We are excited to kick off the 17-18 school year this week! Please see the attached notes from the Back to School Night. Please be sure to send the following supplies this week: Cubby Water Bottle 2-3 changes of clothing (please include underwear, shorts, and shirt) Water cup (for Eagles room only) … Continue reading Back to School 2017-2018!
Hello families! We have decided to participate with the rest of the St Johns community's Yard Sale event on Saturday, May 6th from 9am-3pm. Please sign up here to volunteer at the event, help with the sorting party the night before (May 5th), or earn an hour of volunteer time for your donation worth $25 … Continue reading Montessori House Yard Sale
The Parade Prep Pizza Party is an event that The Montessori House organizes for the families to come together and decorate the bikes, strollers, and wagons that we plan to be taking in the St Johns Parade (click on the link to know more about our theme this year). We are excited to announce that MH parents, Ted … Continue reading Parade Prep Pizza Party
We are excited for another fun St Johns Day with the St Johns Parade and the St Johns Bizarre on Saturday, May 13th! If you have not joined us for this special event before, it is not to be missed! Each year we join together as a community, all dress in our Montessori House shirts, … Continue reading St Johns Parade 2017
Elaine, the Grandma of one of our students at the Primary location, visited The Montessori House today to show us her little chicks -two tiny female pollitos! Our Montessori preschoolers stepped out of the classroom to see them, hold them, and know more about them. Elaine explained with pictures the chickens' evolution in the eggs, the incubation, and the … Continue reading A special visit today: Chicks!
As you may know from the posters the kids took home, we had a wolf expert come to our school this week. She showed our students how real wolves are nothing like the cartoons want to show us (I.E.: The Beauty and the Beast, The Three little pigs, Little red riding hood...). They are smart, … Continue reading The wolves in Oregon
Happy St Patrick's Day! It was so exciting to have the Father of three of our students at our Primary location play the bagpipe for us all! This is the second year in a row that he shows our Montessori House students these unique wind instruments on St Patrick's Day. Though the Scottish Highland bagpipes are the … Continue reading Bagpipes on St Patrick’s Day!
The Montessori House Open House in the Primary location is a great opportunity to see the classroom, meet the teachers and learn more about our program. This one is open to the community. When? April 1st, 2017 from 10am to noon. The Open House at The Nest location will be invite only.