At Namaste Montessori School we recognize the need to provide children with exposure to diverse voices, cultures and people. We are working to update our library to include more titles that accurately reflect the great diversity of our country and the world beyond, including (but not limited to) showing diverse skin tones, hair types, cultural backgrounds, indigenous cultures, gender roles […]
To bring back some playfulness and joy this fall, we hosted a Trunk or Treat at Jacksonville park! The children played games and visited trunks for candy while parents talked and led activities. It was a wonderful afternoon despite the weather!
Montessori was a scientist and a keen observer. Much of the theory that drove her creation of curriculum and materials for her the Montessori Method was based on observations that are continuously proven true in modern neuroscience! The Four Planes of Development The Montessori Method is guided by the natural manifestations of the children during the different stages of development […]
We had a fabulously successful annual gathering at Taughannock State Park! It was wonderful to spend time as a community after a challenging year of isolation and pandemic-related stress. But we know now that outside is the safest option for getting together and so we did! We ate, we talked, and children played. It was delightful. Thanks to all who […]