Montessori Method

Nurturing Young Minds: The Benefits of Arbor View Montessori’s Summer Program

Summer is a time for relaxation, fun, and exploration, especially for young minds. At Arbor View Montessori, our summer program offers a unique educational experience that combines the joys of summertime with the nurturing environment of our school. A Safe Haven During Summer Break With the break from school often…

Dive Into Discovery: A DIY Marine Biology Project for Preschoolers

Introduction Summer is a fantastic time to explore new activities with your little ones, especially those that stir curiosity and foster learning. If you’re looking for a fun and educational project to engage your preschooler, why not explore the fascinating world of marine biology together?  This simple DIY Marine Biology…

The Art of Earth: Celebrating Earth Day the Montessori Way

Spring has sprung, and Earth Day is upon us, beckoning us to step outside, appreciate, and care for our world. At Arbor View Montessori, Earth Day is more than a celebration; it’s an extension of our everyday commitment to environmental stewardship. Join us as we embrace Earth Day with hands-on…

Why Choose Arbor View Montessori Preschool for the New Year?

We are now enrolling for spring and have scheduled our Open House. Enrollment for Spring 2024 at Arbor View Montessori is officially open! We’re eager to welcome new families into our community. It’s a perfect opportunity for your children to embark on an enriching educational experience where learning, creativity, and…

Why Choose Arbor View Montessori Preschool for the New Year?

Exploring preschool and daycare options for 2024? The new year is the perfect time! Consider the benefits of enrolling in Arbor View Montessori Preschool program: Limited spots for 2024! Register now to secure your child’s place for the new year and save $200. Call 916-787-4004 to schedule a tour.

Why Choose Arbor View Montessori Preschool for the New Year?

Child-Centered Learning: Each child is respected as an individual and our teaching methods are tailored to their unique needs and pace. Fostering Creativity & Independence: Our classrooms are designed to stimulate imagination and independence. Traditional Montessori Curriculum: Language; reading and writing, Math, Science, Practical Life Experiences, Creative Arts, Movement and…

Language in the Montessori Classroom

At an early age the child meets the alphabetical symbols by using sandpaper letters. By using the material, the child sees the shape, feels the shape, and learns the sound of the letter, to which the teacher repeats the phonetic sounds of the letters before he or she learns the…

The Color Tablets

The child’s first introduction to color is a box containing six tablets–two red, two blue and two yellow. All the other tablets are the same size, shape and texture. They differ only in highly contrasting color. In this exercise, the child pairs the tablets and learns the corresponding names. This…

Sound Boxes

Preschool Sensorial Learning part 4 In this blog about sensorial Montessori curriculum we present Sound Boxes. At Arbor View Montessori we use Sensorial Materials in the Montessori classroom, which increases the child’s awareness and helps the child form more distinguished impressions of their surroundings. The Sound Boxes To help children…