It’s Gardening Week at Eden Prairie Montessori!
Gardening is the perfect way for children to connect with nature and learn to nurture living things. It instills love and respect for the earth and provides us with the opportunity to experience one of the many miracles of nature: sprouting life from a seed and watching it grow.
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April 22nd is Earth Day!
This year is the 50th anniversary of Earth Day and we have compiled a list of activities to help you celebrate. With the growing concern about spreading the COVID-19 virus and social distancing in place for many of us this April, we have made sure that these activities are safe for …Read More
Families are diverse and many are non-traditional in today’s age. Some may have two moms or two dads or are being raised by their grandparents, a close family member or in foster care. In today’s blog post we’ll give you some tips specifically for those parents who are co-parenting in split household situations.
One of the …Read More
The holidays are full of hustle and bustle, running errands, buying gifts, baking, hosting family and friends…the list goes on. During all of the chaos, your children are watching and taking everything in. It’s the perfect time to teach them about being thankful. What exactly does it mean to be truly thankful and how do …Read More
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One of the unbeatable ways to learn more about a child care is to hear from the parents of children who attend the center. We love to hear from all the parents who have infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners here at Eden Prairie Montessori. Take …Read More
Set your alarm clock, it’s back to school time!
Whether this is your child’s very first time attending preschool or they are returning for another year, getting ready for the first day can be both exciting and scary. We want to help ease the overwhelming feeling, turn this into a fun and positive experience for …Read More
There’s never really a perfect time to start thinking about where your child will go to preschool. We all want our children to grow and find a passion for learning. Some start dreaming of a Montessori classroom before their little person has even entered the world. For some it might be a time to switch …Read More
Does the idea of a traditional classroom setting go against your philosophy of education? Do you want to see your preschool students thrive, guide their own learning, and become passionate, independent learners?
A career in Montessori education may be a better fit for your goals, and we are hiring at Eden Prairie Montessori! If you have …Read More
Languages in the Montessori Classroom…
Some people might be surprised to find out that at Eden Prairie Montessori, infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergartners are learning a second language early on in their education! That’s right, in all of our classrooms all children have the opportunity to learn Spanish from a native speaker. Our Spanish education begins …Read More
Transitions can be tricky for everyone, adults as well as children. As your child moves from one part of their day to the next they sometimes need time to adjust to different activities, different people and a different environment.
When you go to pick them up from their daycare, child care, or early education center, it …Read More