Posts by Westshore Montessori School

Joining the Toddler Classroom

Contributed by Denise Pawlukiewicz, Toddler Classroom Lead Teacher Parents often ask me what they can expect when their children join the Toddler class. The simple answer is that even I don’t know what to expect from year to year, since every child and every class is unique. Of course, this is part of the joy…

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Allowing Opportunities For Movement

Written by Maren Schmidt on March 8th, 2015 A kid’s got to move.  Observing a few minutes at a playground will attest to that.  You don’t see children sitting around if they have the chance to run, jump, climb, or skip.  Children are in a sensitive period of development for movement from birth to about age five-and-a-half.…

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