Yesterday, the Upper Elementary students celebrated El Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, a Mexican holiday focusing on honoring and remembering friends and family members who have died, and to support their spiritual journey. The intent of the holiday is to encourage visits by the souls, so the souls will hear the … Continue reading “Upper Elementary Celebration: El Dia De Los Muertos”
Recess. The word alone may bring back vivid childhood memories — the sounds of happy screeching, yelling, and laughter, the feeling of the breeze on your face as you ran as fast as your legs could carry you while your friends chased you, the experience of trying to catch your breath from a fit of … Continue reading “Why Kids Need Recess”
Our Villa di Maria Montessori crew of 9-to-12-year-olds at the start of the day.
Almost eleven years later…
This makes nine-tenths!