Another year has gone by…

Farewell to another school year! Today we say goodbye (for now) to The Glen Montessori School and bid it adieu as we take our end of summer holiday break and prepare for the next school year, which starts in just 10 days. Nico has completed his second full year in the Birth to Three program, having started at 13 months of age, and Gabriella her … Continue reading Another year has gone by…

Practical Life Skills… #MontessoriMonday

One of the main focuses of a Montessori Birth to Three classroom is the area known as Practical Life. Practical Life Skills are every day skills- cleaning, cooking, folding, watering- every day tasks. You know there’s a REASON Dyson makes kid size vacuums, right? Because kids love to imitate what adults do! Continue reading Practical Life Skills… #MontessoriMonday

Toileting by 20 months #MontessoriMonday

Like just about every other aspect of parenting, I had extensively researched, prepared myself and had relatively developed thoughts about potty training prior to my oldest being born. He was a boy and everything I read said boys are a little harder to potty train than girls, so I figured I’d start around age 2.5. I was not going to have a 3 or 4 … Continue reading Toileting by 20 months #MontessoriMonday