Category: Toddlers

  1. May Toddler Newsletter

    We are down to the last few weeks of school!  It is hard to believe another school year is almost completed.  We really enjoyed spending time with each of you during parent/teacher conferences last month.  It is so helpful to hear from all of you about what changes you are seeing in your children at… Continue Reading »
  2. Toddler Class Newsletter – March 2013

    The children have been enjoying being able to play outside in the warmer weather.  We have been trying to take advantage by giving them plenty of opportunities to enjoy both the front and back yards.  It is fun to see how happy it makes them to be able to play in the sandbox, line up… Continue Reading »
  3. asian festival

    Today we culminated our studay of Asia with an Asian festival…the countries represented were China, India, Thailand, Russia and Japan.  It was a fabulous explosion of discovery. And a feast for the senses with projects, explorations and foods from each of the countries. There was coconut mango sticky rice in Thailand, chicken marsala with rice… Continue Reading »
  4. Toddler Class Newsletter – February 2013

    We are continuing to have a great year – though we can’t believe it’s already going to be March!  The kids are enjoying the new works, and the classrooms are feeling very ‘normalized’ – a Montessori term/goal!  Normalization occurs when the development of the children is proceeding normally.  It is also characterized by the work… Continue Reading »
  5. January Newsletter

    WELCOME to our old and new toddler families!  We have sure gotten this year off to a great start and certainly looking forward to the following months to come.  So far this month we have been getting to know our new friends and families and they all seem to be doing beautifully! Just a Reminder:… Continue Reading »
  6. November/December Toddler Newsletter

    This year has gone by so fast, we can’t believe it’s already December!  Thank you for taking the time to come in and talk to us at conferences.  We love talking about your kiddos!  Also, it is so insightful to compare notes on how your kids are doing at home and at school.  It is… Continue Reading »
  7. October Toddler Class Newsletter

        We really enjoyed seeing everyone at Back to School Night.  It was nice to talk with many of you, and to share with you some of what your children have been doing in the classroom.  It was also wonderful to touch base with everyone through our six-week phone calls.  Please feel free to… Continue Reading »
  8. September Newsletter

    Welcome to the 2012-2013 Children’s Garden Toddler Community.  We hope everyone had a great summer, and we are very excited that the new school year is beginning!  We enjoyed meeting all of our new families during the home visits and at the Meet and Greet.  The children have all done a fabulous job during the… Continue Reading »
  9. Welcome Back!

    Hello all! We are delighted to tell you that these first few days of school have gone swimmingly.  The returning children seem glad to be back in their old routine and the new children are doing lots of exploration and discovery. You should have all received a hard copy of the snack calendar from us… Continue Reading »
  10. Earth Week

    “Solicitous care for living things affords satisfaction to one of the most lively instincts of the child’s mind.  Nothing is better calculated than this to awaken an attitude of foresight. Maria Montessori Maria Montessori was primarily a city dweller.  She was born in Rome and opened her very first school in Rome, but ended up… Continue Reading »