Category 'General News'

27
Oct

Thoughts on Education: Field Trips

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Dear Parents, At this time, children have now settled into classroom routines, and OMS Montessori teachers are beginning to introduce the first ‘Going-outs’ of the school year. Montessori was a proponent of field trips for elementary-aged children, viewing these outings as necessary extensions of the classroom. Based on her observations, children at the second plane […]

23
Jun

End of Year Trips

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Every year, we take our Upper Elementary students on an end of year, overnight trip. This is a long-standing tradition at our school, and one our students look forward to from the second they hear about it (which in some cases is when their older siblings go years before it’s their turn!). This year, our […]