2015-2016 Welcome Letter | Ms. Martha Dolan

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, Welcome to the 2015 – 2016 school year.  The time has finally arrived and Ms. Christina and I are excited to meet you and for you to have a chance to visit your classroom and meet a few classmates.  We are looking forward to a wonderful year of learning, making new friends and… Read more »

March 13, 2015 Classroom Update | Ms. Martha Dolan

Millhopper Montessori School

Important reminder:  Spring break will be Monday, March 23rd through Friday, March 27th.  We will return to school on Monday, March 30th.   During the month of April, when we return from our break the students will be learning the parts of a seed and flower.  We will discover what kind of flowers grow in the… Read more »

March 11, 2015 Classroom Update | Ms. Martha Dolan

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, This week our class has been learning about St. Patrick’s Day celebrations and myths about Leprechauns. Our students have been push pinning pots of gold and painting rainbows. Our students also had fun stamping shamrocks!  Each student enjoyed making a Leprechaun puppet.  We are all excited to see if a Leprechaun will visit… Read more »

December 5, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Martha Dolan

Millhopper Montessori School

December is here and there is much excitement in our room as the students explore the continent North America,  our country USA, our state Florida, and our city Gainesville.  The students are learning about winter celebrations around the world.  We are learning new holiday songs and the students are enjoying many crafts.  The students will… Read more »

November 17, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Martha Dolan’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, Our students had a wonderful time with D.E.A.R. Day!  We chose Laura Numeroff as our classroom author, and our highlighted book of the day was, “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie”.  The activities the students participated in were making mouse ear head bands and chocolate chip cookie necklaces.  In addition we cooked… Read more »

November 7, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Martha Dolan’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Families, October was such a wonderful month.  The students showed a lot of interest in learning the names of the planets of our Solar System and learning something about each. Many thanks go out to everyone who donated time to our Fall Festival booths and helped setting them up.  Thank you for all who… Read more »

September 26, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Martha Dolan

Millhopper Montessori School

Hello Parents, Fall is here! There are so many exciting things to look forward to this coming month. The children are also excited that the weather is changing! As the weather gets cooler, you may wish to change out your child’s extra clothing in the classroom from shorts to pants and short sleeves to long… Read more »

September 18, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Martha Dolan

Millhopper Montessori School

This week our class has been studying healthy foods. We have been push pinning fruit bowls and vegetable plates. Show and Tell last Friday was grafting our favorite apple. Each student brought his/her favorite kind of apple and placed it in the red, yellow or green category. On Monday, we cut up the apples and… Read more »

Ms. Martha Dolan’s 2014-2015 Classroom Information

Millhopper Montessori School

Welcome to our classroom for the 2014 – 2015 school year.  We are looking forward to a smooth transition for the returning students, the children moving from Ms. Crystal’s class and the arrival of our new students.  The information in this packet will provide you with the guidelines and procedures of the classroom. Arrival/Dismissal The… Read more »

Ms. Martha Dolan Classroom Orientation Information

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, Welcome to the 2014-2015 school year.  The time has finally arrived and Ms. Christina and I are excited to meet you and for you to have a chance to visit your child’s classroom and meet a few of his/her classmates.  We are looking forward to a wonderful year of learning, making new friends… Read more »