Fall Colors

One of our teachers pointed out the beautiful Fall colors on the tree through our window. We decided it looked like a painting. Then we found another painting-like view from the “library”. Both photos had to be taken kneeling down. This is what the children see! Loving our windows and Fall.

International Day of Peace

Today is the International Day of Peace. We had the most adorable circle time discussion about what peace meant to each child. Maria Montessori based her teachings on peace. Basic to all of Maria Montessori’s efforts for reform, was her conviction that civilization could be saved by children who are respected as individuals, nourished by…

Fall Registration

Fall Registration is now open for new students! Please call to schedule a tour or to find out more about our preschool and full-day Kindergarten programs. It is our goal at Growing Light to educate the whole child. We study a different continent each month and it is so fun to learn about different cultures…

Valentines Day

Valentines Day at Growing Light is about love, friendship, and manners! We practiced our dance etiquette with a special Valentines dance where the children learned how to ask a friend to dance, how to accept or decline gracefully, and most importantly how to have a great time on the dance floor! These smiles say it…

sawyer1

1000 Chain

One of our Kindergarten students, Sawyer Schlopy, is so excited to be completing the 1000 chain. Sawyer is practicing skip counting, getting a tactile experience with the cube root of 1000, and improving his concentration immensely. Montessori Math makes sense!