Fall Parent Night in the Little House

Millhopper Montessori School

The Fall Parent Night for our class is Tuesday, October 21, 2014 The objective of Parent Night is for you to watch your child in the classroom environment.  It allows you to experience what work your child enjoys doing in class.  It gives the children a great sense of pride to show you their classroom… Read more »

September 19, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Crystal Sorrow’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Families, It has been another lovely week here in the Little House. Pets have continued to visit. This week we had Kiki, a toy poodle puppy, Cangrejo, a hermit crab, and Madison, a Boston terrier. Most of the students have been excited about the visitors, and the students who are nervous about animals have… Read more »

September 5, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Crystal Sorrow’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Families, This week was an exciting week as we started our new unit on families and pets.  Thank you to everyone who sent in pictures of their families. This week on our bulletin board inside the classroom we have posted the pictures of the students’ immediate families. As the weeks go by we will… Read more »

August 29, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Crystal Sorrow

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Families, It has been a lovely week as students continue to adjust to expectations and schedules.  On Monday the students enjoyed painting with water colors, and the stick ponies were on the playground for extra fun. Tuesdays and Thursdays bring us Spanish with Senora Maria and Wednesdays the students have music with Ms. Wendi. … Read more »

Visitors Wanted | Ms. Crystal Sorrow’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

I would love to have several family members visit and some pets visit during our Families and Pets unit study in September. Family visits need only be about 10 minutes in which the family member would introduce themselves, say where they live, and talk a little about their role in the family (I love being… Read more »

August 22, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Crystal Sorrow

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Families, What a wonderful second week it has been. Everyone has been doing a terrific job transitioning into class in the mornings and saying goodbye. The students are becoming more comfortable with the daily routines and began having Spanish and music this week. Here are some behaviors that were focused on this week: Using… Read more »

Beginner’s Class Parent Orientation Evening | Ms. Crystal Sorrow’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

Important News Beginner’s Class Parent Orientation Evening Thursday, August 21, 2014 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Parent Orientation Evening is a time for parents to come and learn about the classroom. I will be explaining areas of the classroom, touching on the scope and sequence of the materials, discussing the unit studies for the year,… Read more »

First Day of School from the Little House

Millhopper Montessori School

Today, the first day of school, was actually very smooth. I know it may not have felt that way this morning when you dropped your child off in the class. There were only a few tears over the course of the day and most children did very well coming in and saying goodbye. I spoke… Read more »

Welcome Letter from Ms. Crystal Sorrow

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Family, I would like to welcome you to my class for the 2014- 2015 school year. This letter is to address some beginning of the year details and to also invite you to visit the class. Please see the schedule for your allotted date and time. This is a time for your child to… Read more »