Greene/Kurosawa April Newsletter

Greene/Kurosawa April Newsletter

As we reach the end of April, it feels like Spring has come with a sprinkling of Summer already.  We begin our days on the cool grassy hill and end on the playground. The time of the grassy hill is just long enough to get the wiggles

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Greene/Kurosawa March Newsletter

Greene/Kurosawa March Newsletter

Early in March, teeny, tiny caterpillars arrived in our classroom.  We have watched them grow into longer, fatter caterpillars. Last week the caterpillars turned into chrysalises and now rest in our butterfly house awaiting transformation.  We have been reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar and using felt cut

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Greene/Kurosawa February Newsletter

Greene/Kurosawa February Newsletter

Establishing lasting peace is the work of education.  – Maria Montessori The Montessori environment is the foundation for supporting learning.  Recently, we have been changing the environment to accommodate the children’s growth.  The learning tower has been replaced with a ball box which allows them to still

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Greene/Kurosawa January Newsletter

Greene/Kurosawa January Newsletter

We welcomed two new students to the classroom this month and it was heartwarming to watch the returning students offer comfort to our new friends as they adjusted to a new school.  One student brought tissues to the crying boys and another gently touched one of the

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