Elementary News November 2015

The Willow Room has been buzzing with activities this fall! Our animal population has been growing, and our classroom now contains a small zoo. We have animals from every class of vertebrates except birds. We have two Betta fish in their own bowls. In our large tank from the Maritime Education Center, we have a scup (porgy) and several killi fish. In the amphibian class, we will be welcoming 50 tadpoles that will develop into

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Willow Peek at the Week

Willow Peek at the Week
Dear Parents, I'm very excited for next week's family event, Montessori for Kindergarten and Elementary. Bring your friends, and spread the word about Montessori! We need to build a strong elementary class for next year! Let us know if you'd like to talk at the event about your experience in Montessori vs. public school. If you missed the Silent Journey, this event will have a lot of similarities. Participants will havethe unique opportunity to try

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Elementary News October 2015

The Willow Room is quite a happy and peaceful group of students! We’ve been very busy this year. The elementary students have taken on many responsibilities at CTMS, including dishes, laundry, and pizza money. We are also taking care of our two Betta fish, Fusion andMidnight, as well as five rescued baby box turtles. This month, we will be collecting water at the beach, and then getting new animals from the maritime center to place

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Elementary News May 2015

Elementary News May 2015

Dear Willow Families, The month of April started with a few April Fool jokes. A bit of levity is always welcome. There was much preparation and anticipation for our first Science Fair in the classroom. The results were wonderful, each student explaining to the passersby, the details, procedure and their hypothesis. Hopefully, you saw the poster of pictures and the photos posted on Facebook. Aligning with our quest for more scientific knowledge, we delved into the

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