“The goal of early childhood education should be to cultivate the child’s own natural desire to learn.” – Maria Montessori

Archive for October, 2013

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Children urged to put away screens and play outside

Children urged to put away screens and play outside

Another great article about the value of playing outdoors!  We at West Cliffe Montessori cannot get enough of the outdoors – whatever the weather!

Children are being urged to take back their “wild time”, swapping 30 minutes of screen use for outdoor activities.

Take a look at this video for more information on Project Wild Thing

http://vimeo.com/68072823

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Independence: Dressing Appropriate Clothes for Independence in Dressing

Independence: Dressing Appropriate Clothes for Independence in Dressing

Wonderful article for all you parents of twos and threes! Take a look!