Montessori at Home

Montessori at Home

Welcome to the Community Journal of Marin Montessori School. Here we will support families seeking to provide an educationally rich learning environment within their homes and communities.

Marin Montessori School

If teaching is to be effective with young children, it must assist them to advance on the way to independence.”

Maria Montessori, The Discovery of the Child

Toddler

Please know that we will do our best to support you during these difficult times. We recognize that many of you are trying to work from home while also taking care of your children. We have prepared guidelines below that we hope you will read carefully and that will continue to support your child’s MontessoriContinue reading “Toddler”

Primary

Please know that we will do our best to support you during these difficult times. We recognize that many of you are trying to work from home while also taking care of your children. We have prepared guidelines below that we hope you will read carefully and that will continue to support your child’s MontessoriContinue reading “Primary”

Lower Elementary

Developing a learning plan for your child: A Message from your Lower Elementary team. Due to the temporary closure of MMS, we have come up with a plan for your children to continue their learning while at home.  We have spoken to each child to get them thinking about what they know they want andContinue reading “Lower Elementary”

Upper Elementary

How to support a continued Montessori education for your Upper Elementary student: A message from your Upper Elementary team. During this time of transition and uncertainty, we have come up with a plan for your children to continue their learning while at home.  We have spoken to each child to get them thinking about whatContinue reading “Upper Elementary”

Junior High

Supporting a continued Montessori education for your adolescent while at home is possible, and we, the Junior High team, are here to help. Despite the level of uncertainty and anxiety that we are all facing, this time at home will not be wasted for your student. Working from home presents unique opportunities for your adolescentContinue reading “Junior High”

Elementary Songs, Stories & Recipes:

“Join us for Songs, Stories and delicious recipes to share…”

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The Prepared Environment:

“Learning is most effective when it is within a greater context…”

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The Children’s Garden:

“Feeling the soil beneath their fingers, the children form a connection to the earth…”

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Making the Most of Movement:

“If it rains and you have some inside time, here are a few ideas.”

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James’s Fitness Challenge:

“…in times of uncertainty having a fitness regime you can fall back on can really help keep life a little more structured.”

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Primary Class Sing-Along:

“…watching together gives them time to enjoy seeing the words and hand motions so they can practice with you, or independently.”

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Toddler Class Sing-Along and Story Time:

“Join us for a fireside sing-along and story time with Miss Lynn and Miss Alyssa.”

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Slow Walks with Miss Cheryl:

“Learning to walk without a destination…”  

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Community Resources

EDUCATIONAL PODCASTS
MMS PARENT DIRECTORY

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES
MMS JOY JOURNAL
FACEBOOK COMMUNITY
PARENT SUPPORT

Student Contribution Opportunities

STUDENT PHOTOS

STUDENT BLOG

STUDENT RECIPES

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Marin Montessori School
5200 Paradise Drive
Corte Madera, CA 94925