Category 'Curriculum'

15
May

Thoughts on Education: Casa (3 – 6 years of age) – The Advantage of 3 Year Age Classes

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  In the OMS Casa program, we incorporate mixed-age classes in which students who are three, four and five years old come together in a supportive and eager learning community. This assists individual students to experience rewarding and enjoyable learning as they acquire knowledge and skills from each other. Just as children love to copy […]

3
Dec

Why Montessori Students Will Serve You Tea

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If you’ve ever been a guest in an OMS Montessori Casa classroom, there’s a good chance a student has served you tea or coffee. Serving tea and coffee is a part of the Casa curriculum called the lessons of Grace and Courtesy. We teach these lessons in order to help the child become an active, contributing […]