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We provide newsletters for parents of children attending the nursery. Please follow the link to download general newsletters from the Principal and for the Cricket, Ladybird and Butterfly classes
Begins: Thursday, 20 Apr 2017
Ends: Wednesday, 5 Jul 2017
Half Term: 29 May - 2 June 2017
Begins: Thursday, 7 Sep 2017
Ends: Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017
Half Term: 23 Oct - 27 Oct 2017
Inset day – Friday, 20th October (no school)
Begins: Tuesday, 9 Jan 2018
Ends: Wednesday, 28 Mar 2018
Half Term: 12 Feb - 16 Feb 2018
Inset day – Monday, 19th Feb (no school)
Begins: Tuesday, 24 Apr 2018
Ends: Thursday, 5 Jul 2018
Half Term: 28 May - 1 Jun 2018
We currently have no vacancies.
The Principal, Anne-Marie, introduced the evening by highlighting the importance of fostering ‘Independence’ as a foundation for life. Montessori’s famous quote: “Help me do it by myself” is a guiding principle and key aim of Montessori practitioners. Children have a spontaneous and natural drive for independence. this is not a pedagogical slogan but something that comes from within – a child’s innate need to be able to do things for themselves.
Anne-Marie went on to show how in our Montessori environment we help each child to achieve this…
Our guest speaker, Jeremy Clarke, lecturer at Montessori Centre International and with a wealth of teaching experience gave a thought provoking talk on ‘Montessori on your mind’. The Active Mind – a brief introduction to the brain and how research is giving strength to the Montessori approach and how this benefits our children.
The evening concluded with Charlotte White, a very experienced Montessori teacher, with her own children and grandchildren, outlining the purpose and content of the sessions she offers to parents.