4th Grade Writing Assessment

Millhopper Montessori School

April 15, 2015 Dear Fourth Grade Parents, Next Wednesday April 22, 2015 from 9:00-11:00 a.m., the fourth grade students will take the FSA ELA Writing Component. (“Florida Standards Assessment” “English Language Arts” Writing Component) Please make sure your child is at school that day, ON TIME, ready to take the test.  The test must be… Read more »

4th & 5th Grade Field Trip to Dudley Farm

Millhopper Montessori School

Hello Fourth and Fifth Grade families, Each year, the fourth grade reads the novel _Strawberry Girl_ by Lois Lenski, a novel of historical fiction about Florida “Crackers” set in the early 1900s. Now that the students have read about it, it’s time for them to experience a little of old Florida for themselves! Both the… Read more »

February 25, 2015 Classroom Update | Ms. Christina Miller’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

Hello parents! In celebration of our Seuss Festival on Monday, March 2nd, we will be making Seuss inspired hats in art class this week. There is no need for you to buy/make a hat, though you are certainly welcome to do so! I will be keeping the hats in the classrooms, to make sure they… Read more »

The Hunger Game Appropriateness for 4th & 5th Grade Students

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, Many of the fifth grade students, and increasingly the fourth grade, have expressed interest in reading or have read _The Hunger Games_. This truly is a well-written and thought-provoking book series, but it is not for everyone. Personally, I really enjoyed it but did find some aspects disturbing – which is the author’s… Read more »

4th Grade Field Trip to Florida Museum of Natural History

Millhopper Montessori School

The fourth grade students will be going on a field trip to the Florida Museum of Natural History on Wedesday, December 3rd.  Please let Mr. Carter Johnson know if you are able to drive.  Please click here for a copy of the permission slip.

September 15, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Christina Miller

Millhopper Montessori School

Spirit “Knight” at Piesano’s Monday, October 6th Support MMS and have a great meal!  Dine at Piesano’s on Monday, October 6th, and a portion of the proceeds will go to MMS.  More information will follow.  PICTURE RETAKE DAY Friday, October 10th Picture retake day will be on Friday, 9-5.  If you missed picture day, or… Read more »

August 29, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Christina Miller’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

Welcome! Hello parents!  It’s been two weeks of school, and the students are getting into the swing of things.  Patrols are learning their jobs, 4th graders are learning to adapt to upper elementary work, and teachers are getting back into the routine of early mornings and extra coffee. HOMEWORK and CLASSWORK  We have a couple… Read more »

Speech Syllabus | 4th/5th grades |August – September

Millhopper Montessori School

The Speech Unit will prepare the students for their formal debate in the third quarter. The formal debate topic is in collaboration with one of the subject area classes.    Friday: August 22:              Go over Expectations, Folder, Syllabus, Go over Tips for a Great Delivery – Go Over Assignment   HW: DUE AUG 29:           TOPIC… Read more »