“For children, childhood is timeless. It is always the present. Everything is in the present tense. Of course, they have memories. Of course, time shifts a little for them and Christmas comes round in the end. But they don’t feel it. Today is what they feel, and when they say ‘When I grow up,’ there … Continue reading “Time”
“Human consciousness comes into the world as a flaming ball of imagination. Everything invented by man, physical or mental, is the fruit of someone’s imagination. In the study of history and geography we are helpless without imagination, and when we propose to introduce the universe to the child, what but imagination can be of use … Continue reading “On Imagination”
Thank you, Mr. Muehlemann for the moment, and thank you, Mrs. Muehlemann for the precious pictures. Sigh. Sigh. Sigh.
Settle in and get cozy, Villa di Maria! A must-read to learn more about our second 2016-2017 Lower Elementary Directress, Mrs. Megan Moffitt Eilers!
The students in Mrs. McAuley’s Primary classroom regularly make daily rounds to each classroom, kindly offering freshly brewed tea (honey optional!) to the other staff members as a grace-and-courtesy experience.