Numbers on a Page – The Addition Stamp Game!

Children's House, by Hilary Lord, February 26, 2020,

Parents of young Montessori children don’t often see a lot of “work product” from math lessons coming home with their children. There are no work sheets to complete over the weekend. No times tables to recite over dinner. This can seem foreign to those of us who learned math by rote learning—through drills, practice, memorization … Continue reading “Numbers on a Page – The Addition Stamp Game!”

Cultivating Gratitude and Generosity in the Children’s House

Children's House, by Hilary Lord, December 11, 2019,

This time of year many of us find ourselves struggling to keep a hold of gratitude and generosity; they slip so easily out of our daily lives when things get hectic. The holidays give us the opportunity to renew these virtues by actively practicing them with our families and friends. We voice what we’re grateful … Continue reading “Cultivating Gratitude and Generosity in the Children’s House”

Singing in the Children’s House – Getting Ready For the Winter Concert!

Children's House, by Hilary Lord, December 5, 2019,

Our Winter Concert is coming in two weeks and the Children’s House children are hard at work practicing. Each year the concert opens with our youngest students (almost 90 of them!), dressed in their most special holiday outfits and fired up with excitement, singing on stage. Each year the Winter Concert audience is delighted by … Continue reading “Singing in the Children’s House – Getting Ready For the Winter Concert!”