Event Detail

Montessori Parent Night
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Zoom
APF

Learn more about Toddler & Primary Montessori pedagogy.

Trying to get a handle on what your child is doing at school? Want to discover how to translate the philosophy, theory and practice into your home life? These practical, teacher-led sessions demonstrate how the materials and activities of the Toddler and Primary curriculum, within the context of the prepared environment, satisfy your child's sensitive periods now and what benefits can be garnered for the future. Learn more about the progression and integration of the Montessori pedagogy and how a harmonious approach between home and school is vital for your child's success.

Open to parents of Toddler and Primary children. All sessions of the 2020-2021 school year will be recorded for your convenience and review.

Please submit questions or suggestions for discussion to Denise Merkel, Director of Education.

Note: families may choose between the Toddler and Primary Sessions, which will occur at the same time during the hour.


Date: October 6, 2020

Time: 7:00-8:00 PM

Note: families may choose between the Toddler and Primary Sessions, which will occur at the same time during the hour.

Toddler Session: Toileting and Clothing Independence!

Here's the BIG work of the youngest set: Toileting and Clothing Independence! Get some tips from Ms. Barba & Ms.Thain and slowly step away as your child navigates the pants and shirts, coats and hats, the buttons, snaps and zippers. Open to all Toddler families and those with young Primaries.

Toddler Zoom Meeting Link

Primary Session: Freedom within Limits in the Age of Zoom: Balancing Discipline with Independence

Such a long title covering what seems to be a myriad of concepts all at once! Join the Primary Team as they unlock the mysteries of this First Plane child (ages 0-6) and guide you through real scenarios (many based on your real-time feedback) towards a better understanding of how to create successful and harmonious cooperation with your child.

Primary Zoom Meeting Link