IOWA Testing Letter | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, On Tuesday, March 8th, the Kindergarten 2016 Iowa Mid-Year Test of Basic Skills, ITBS, begins.  The test will take three (3) days to complete.  Testing sessions will take place each morning beginning at 9:10 a.m.  Please have your Kindergartener at school promptly at 9:00 a.m. following a good night’s sleep and a balanced… Read more »

March Calendar | Ms. Renee Brohamer’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

Attached is a PDF version of Ms. Renee’s March calendar.  You may also subscribe to the online calendar by clicking here and scrolling down.

February 16, 2016 Classroom Update | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, The school year is progressing rapidly and we have been very busy. The children did a wonderful job with their research projects, putting together their visual aids and in presenting their findings to their classmates. All of the children learned a great deal about classifying animals into groups by their similarities. Thank you… Read more »

MMS PTO Fundrasiser | Ms. Renee Brohamer’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

Hello Parents, The PTO will be holding its last fundraiser of the year on Thursday, April 7th during the Movie Night on the Lawn featuring The Lion King.  The event will start at 6:00 p.m. with some bounce houses, a dance floor with DJ, and a catered meal from Moe’s. The movie will begin at… Read more »

Research Projects | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, Welcome back! Hopefully everyone had a restful vacation, because we have so much to do in 2016. We are beginning a new unit study on classification of animals. This week we are learning about classification. We will be learning that classification is a way of organizing things into groups by their similarities and… Read more »

October Calendar | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Attached is a PDF version of Ms. Renee’s August calendar.  You may also subscribe to the online calendar by clicking here and scrolling down.

September 29, 2015 Classroom Update | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, Happy autumn! Our year is off to a wonderful start. We have been very busy with getting settled into a regular routine and getting to know one another. Throughout this past month and ½ we have been learning about our bodies and how to keep them healthy by eating nutritious foods, exercising and… Read more »

August Calendar | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Attached is a PDF version of Ms. Renee’s August calendar.  You may also subscribe to the online calendar by clicking here and scrolling down.

2015-2016 Thematic Plan | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

As part of the Montessori curriculum, your child will receive regular developmental and sequential lessons throughout the year in the areas of practical life, sensorial, math, language, science, geography, art, music, Spanish, health, cooking, and grace and courtesy. Music and movement are a part of our daily routine as well as listening to stories/books that… Read more »

2015-2016 Welcome Letter | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, Welcome to our classroom and the 2015-2016 school year.  On Friday August 14, we will have an orientation day for your child to come and meet Ms. Erin and myself as well as a few peers. Giving your child the opportunity to become familiar with the classroom and some of the people should… Read more »