Halloween Festivities on Thursday, October 31st | Ms. Crystal Sorrow

Millhopper Montessori School

Please send your child to school already IN costume. Please send in a change of regular clothes in a labeled bag including appropriate shoes and socks. Trick-or-treating begins at 9:10 am. Please stay and help us trick-or-treat if you would like! We’d love to have you. After trick-or-treating there will be a parade Children will… Read more »

October 18, 2013 Classroom Update

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Families, October is proceeding at a fast rate with many exciting activities in the near future. The students have learned that each category of tool, such as saws, may have many different varieties within the category. The students were shown multiple types of saws and how they worked, a variety of hammers, and different… Read more »

October 4 Classroom Update | Ms. Crystal Sorrow

Millhopper Montessori School

With the tool unit there are many new vocabulary words that will be presented in lessons and used by myself in class. Context will help with comprehension as the vocabulary is used throughout the days ahead as students handle the tools. Hammer (claw) Mallet Chisel Vise Hand drill, electric drill Drill bits Bolt Screw (Phillips,… Read more »

Halloween Festivities

Millhopper Montessori School

We will be celebrating Halloween on Thursday, October 31, 2013. Parents are welcome to participate in the morning activities. Please come in, with your child, if you would like to help with the festivities. Please send your child to school already IN costume. Please send in a change of regular clothes in a labeled bag…. Read more »

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September 27, 2013 Classroom Update | Ms. Crystal Sorrow

Millhopper Montessori School

The month of September is almost over and the students are beginning to follow the routine of the class with less reminders and redirection. Students are beginning to be able to choose work independently and their ability to concentrate is strengthening. I continue to have daily discussions and role play involving manners and social skills… Read more »

Little House Fall Parent Night

Millhopper Montessori School

Important News! The Fall Parent Night for our class will be Tuesday, October 8, 2013. 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 your children a great sense of pride to show you… Read more »

September 13, 2013 Classroom Update | Ms. Crystal Sorrow

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, This week we began discussing fruits and vegetables in regards to health and nutrition. The students learned that some vegetables grow under the ground, some fruits and vegetables grow on bushes and vines, and that some fruits grow on trees. Although the botany definition of a fruit is the ovary of a flowering… Read more »

August 30, 2013 Classroom Update | Ms. Crystal Sorrow

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, The children continued to adjust this week to being in the classroom and our classroom rules. This class has transitioned very smoothly with very few tears and very little anxiety. We are so proud of them, and are thankful to the parents for helping to make the transition a smooth one. We will… Read more »

August 23rd Update | Ms. Crystal Sorrow’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, It was a very successful week. Thank you to everyone able to attend the Parent Orientation meeting last night. I appreciate you taking time out of your busy schedule to hear more about our goals and methodology. Skills worked on this week included: Choosing work Putting away work when finished Pushing in our… Read more »

September Calendar | Ms. Crystal Sorrow’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

Hello parents, Here is my September calendar!  You can print this out or view my calendar on my classroom website.  You can even subscribe to my calendar with Google, iCal, Outlook etc… Please let me know if you have any questions. Sincerely, Ms. Crystal

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