Montessori environments: 3-6 years

Montessori environments: 3-6 years

The Primary Environment for children ages 3 to 6 years One of the defining characteristics of Montessori education is the development of multi-age classroom environments that are filled with tools that align with a child’s natural development and learning processes....
Montessori environments: 0-3 years

Montessori environments: 0-3 years

The environment structure is a vital part of the Maria Montessori way of life. Each age group has their own environment that is tailored to their individual and collective developmental needs. Each environment is organized specifically for the interests of the age...
Alumni spotlight – Olivia Brooks

Alumni spotlight – Olivia Brooks

At Maria Montessori School, we’re fortunate to have such wonderful, successful and active alumni. Each month, we are highlighting a different alumnus to spotlight their achievements. Meet Olivia Brooks! Olivia joined the MMS family and graduated from our school in...
Book recommendations

Book recommendations

The Montessori method is complex. With more than 100 years’ worth of materials to sift through, it can be challenging to verify that information you gather about the Montessori Method is factual. As Montessori parents, it’s important to learn as much as you can about...
Alumni spotlight – Emily Farris

Alumni spotlight – Emily Farris

Maria Montessori School is extremely fortunate to have such involved alumni! Each month, we’d like to spotlight one of our alumni – and this month is Emily Farris. Emily Farris graduated from Maria Montessori School in 2007. After completing high school, she went on...
Rituals, traditions and your children

Rituals, traditions and your children

Rituals and traditions help define family and community. They make our lives feel meaningful. You can probably remember something in your own life that feels so distinctive you might be able to smell, taste or see it right now. In the lives of the children at the...