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Red Tailed Hawks – 2nd September Update

Hello Red-tailed Hawk Families! In the last several weeks, the Red-tailed Hawks have been working on many things. We have several researches going on, and finishing up. Some of the current research topics are Europe, farming, puppies and owls. Research is a great way to work on reading, summarizing, writing, edited, planning and much more. […]

Scorpions – 2nd September Update

In the last two weeks the children have been busy working on experiments using the scientific method and forming structured paragraphs for their research work. A group of boys did an experiment on chemical reactions mixing vinegar and baking soda. The children enjoyed watching the results. We got to enjoy some research on Eclipses, Kit […]

Great Horned Owls – 2nd September Update

Dear Parents, I am looking forward to our next classroom meeting Tuesday, September 19th. We will be talking a little bit about our auction project and raffle basket ideas. Afterward, I will be presenting a few math lessons. I hope to see you there! Just a reminder that we have a ½ day next Thursday […]

Iguanas – 2nd September Update

Dear Iguanas Families, We have had a wonderful couple of weeks. The children are still working hard and showing their love for learning. Many new lessons have been given. The older children are working on suffixes/prefixes, squaring and working with the checkerboard. The younger children are working on some reading, adjectives and compounds. The class […]

Iguanas – 1st September Update

Dear Iguana’s Families, We have had a busy couple of weeks. Our cameras we made for the eclipse worked great. The children were able to see all the different phases and enjoyed looking and learning. We also watched it live on the computer. We started working on different types of nouns and making a noun […]


Great Horned Owls

Great Horned Owls – 2nd September Update

Dear Parents, I am looking forward to our next classroom meeting Tuesday, September 19th. We will be talking a little bit about our auction project and raffle basket ideas. Afterward, I will be presenting a few math lessons. I hope to see you there! Just a reminder that we have a ½ day next Thursday […]

Great Horned Owls – 1st September Update

Dear parents, We have had a delightful few weeks in the classroom. The children have been involved in different lessons and they’re following up with great work! In language, a few children have begun paragraph writing, using topic sentences and supporting details. Others are developing their creative writing skills by using a variety of words […]

Great Horned Owls – 2nd August Update

Hello Owls parents, The first two weeks in the class have been wonderful. We started off the year with our Great Lessons: the coming of the Earth, Timeline of Life, Timeline of Humans, Story of Communication in Signs, and Story of Numbers. Children have been recreating some of the charts and timelines associated with these […]

Great Horned Owls – 1st August Update

Hello Owls families, We hope you had a great summer! We are so excited to start another school year with your children. We hope you’ll join us for our first classroom meeting on August 9th, starting at 6:00pm. We will be discussing topics about our classroom community, daily routine, expectations, etc. Please sign up through […]


Iguanas

Iguanas – 2nd September Update

Dear Iguanas Families, We have had a wonderful couple of weeks. The children are still working hard and showing their love for learning. Many new lessons have been given. The older children are working on suffixes/prefixes, squaring and working with the checkerboard. The younger children are working on some reading, adjectives and compounds. The class […]

Iguanas – 1st September Update

Dear Iguana’s Families, We have had a busy couple of weeks. Our cameras we made for the eclipse worked great. The children were able to see all the different phases and enjoyed looking and learning. We also watched it live on the computer. We started working on different types of nouns and making a noun […]

Iguanas – 2nd August Update

Dear Iguana Parents, We are so happy to start this new school year with your amazing kids. The first two weeks have been full of work and getting to know one another. The children have been doing review of language, cursive, reading and math. Some review of geography and the oceans have been happening as well with labeling […]

Iguanas – 1st August Update

Dear Families, I am excited to start this new year at the Keystone Montessori community. Thank you for your very warm welcome. I am sure that this will be a great year for all of us. Our first day of school is Monday, August 7th. Class begins at 8:15, however children may arrive in the classroom […]


Red Tailed Hawks

Red Tailed Hawks – 2nd September Update

Hello Red-tailed Hawk Families! In the last several weeks, the Red-tailed Hawks have been working on many things. We have several researches going on, and finishing up. Some of the current research topics are Europe, farming, puppies and owls. Research is a great way to work on reading, summarizing, writing, edited, planning and much more. […]

Red Tailed Hawks – 2nd August Update

Red-tailed Hawks’ Classroom Rules (Created, and agreed upon, by the Red-tailed Hawks)   Be peaceful. Be respectful. Be responsible. Be patient. Be kind and helpful. Do your best.

Red Tailed Hawks – 1st August Update

Welcome to the Red-tailed Hawks class of 2017/18! I hope you have had a rejuvenating and relaxing summer. Ms. Maria and I are looking forward to a wonderful year. I’ve enjoyed meeting the new families this week and am eager to see my returning friends on Monday. As a reminder, we have our first classroom […]


Scorpions

Scorpions – 2nd September Update

In the last two weeks the children have been busy working on experiments using the scientific method and forming structured paragraphs for their research work. A group of boys did an experiment on chemical reactions mixing vinegar and baking soda. The children enjoyed watching the results. We got to enjoy some research on Eclipses, Kit […]

Scorpions – 1st September Update

Wow! How August flew by. The Scorpions have been busy the last few weeks. We have been doing a lot of writing and math work along with an experiment with the needs of plants and the black strip. In the needs of plant experiment, the children learn how a plant needs light, water and warm […]

Scorpions – 2nd August Update

The Scorpions have had a great first two weeks. We have been learning about our Freedoms and Responsibilities, Grace and courtesy and of course digging into lessons. The children are adjusting well and new relationships have been blooming.   The Nelson family has brought in some tadpoles to the classroom for us to observe until […]

Scorpions – 1st August Update

Dear Families, I am excited to welcome our returning Scorpion families along with all the new families. I hope everyone had a fun filled and relaxing break and that you’re ready to return to school. The first day of class is Monday, August 7. Make sure you are here on time as class starts at […]