April 17, 2015 Classroom Update | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, We are coming up fast on May and the end of our school year. On Thursday May 14th, 9:30-10:50, the children will be having a very special breakfast party for you in thanksgiving for all you do for them. Please mark your calendars and plan to celebrate with us. Other events coming up… Read more »

April 10, 2015 Classroom Update | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, We have finished our unit study sampling some of the countries and customs of Asia. Thank you so very much to all of you who helped by coming in to share your culture and traditions with the class. Your presentations, pictures, treats and demonstrations really brought these cultures to life for the children…. Read more »

February 10, 2015 Classroom Update | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, This week we welcomed a new addition to our class, Reese P. has joined us to finish out her kindergarten year. Please remember her when you help your child prepare Valentines for this Friday. Also, Next week we will begin our unit study on Asia. Warrina’s mom will come in on Lunar New… Read more »

IOWA Testing Information | Ms. Renee Brohamer’s Class

Millhopper Montessori School

February 5, 2015 Dear Parents, On Tuesday, March 10th, the Kindergarten 2015 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… Read more »

February 4, 2015 Classroom Update | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Reminder for Thursday February 5: Parent night tomorrow night, 4:30-5:15 last names A-L, last names M-Z   5:15-6:00. Also, Hailey’s birthday pizza lunch. No lunch boxes needed if you want pizza.

January 28, 2015 Classroom Update | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, Next Thursday (Feb.5) we will have our second “Parent Night” of the school year. Please remember that this evening is for the children in our class to show you what they are working on at school. Please plan on having siblings stay with another caregiver, so you can pay attention to your child… Read more »

Research Projects | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a joyous holiday and is set to begin a fantastic 2015. We are beginning our unit study on Oceans at this time and we are also poised to begin our annual beginning research projects. This year we will be doing our research on ocean animals. We… Read more »

October 6, 2014 Classroom Update | Ms. Renee Brohamer

Millhopper Montessori School

Dear Parents, Throughout August and September we have been learning about nutrition and exercise and how important these are in order to stay healthy and strong. The children were introduced to the food pyramid and learned of the healthy benefits from each group. They also learned how important it is to eat a variety of… Read more »

Kindergarten Technology with Sylvia Aslanian

Millhopper Montessori School

Welcome to Kindergarten Technology! My name is Sylvia Aslanian and I am part of the Technology Team.  I hold a Certificate in Multimedia/Visual Communications from the University of Phoenix and I am currently working on a BS in Information Technology/Multimedia and Visual Communication. The Kindergarten Technology curriculum is based on International Technology Education Standards, incorporating… Read more »