Prickly Pears Blog

Enjoy the pictures of Ylan, Amelia, Lucky and Simona working on our surprise Mother’s Day gift.

The children are planting seedlings in the garden. The child is pressing the soil around the potted plant. The child is watering the potted plant.

Mathematical Mind The Montessori philosophy believes that, “All babies are born with mathematical minds, that is, they have a propensity to lea...

Thank you to Caleb Zawacki's family for coming and celebrating Ayyám-i-Há  with us. The Ayyám-i-Há is a Bahá &...

Please enjoy some photos from our Peace Program!        

PEACE PROGRAM The children are practicing the songs for the Peace Program. We had great conversations about how peace is part of us. They can't wait to perform for you. ...

Hello Prickly Pear parents, Cookie Exchange Thursday, December 20th 6 pm- 7 pm (arrive early) Please remember to bring 31 cookies to exchange, one for each child ...

Penny working with phonogram "oo". Caleb Z. working with cards and counters. Aaron and Dylan working on language with the phonogram "oa". ...

Nadia tightening her string around pegs for the AZ HeARTstrings project.   Nik working on the AZ HeARTstrings project. Liberty proudly displaying her c...

  Hello Prickly Pear families, Baking is one of our Practical Life activities that children enjoy doing; this is an activity that gives the children an oppo...

The month of August went very fast and we had five birthday celebrations including Dr. Maria Montessori. Happy Birthday Clara, Nik, Olivia and Caleb and thank you for sh...

           WELCOME TO THE PRICKLY PEARS 2018-2019     “We must help the child to act for himself...

Enjoy some photos from our Ramadan Celebration, Puppet Show & two birthday celebrations.

Mother's Day Invitation We look forward to seeing you! 

Mathematical Mind The Montessori philosophy believes that “All babies are born with mathematical minds, that is, they have a propensity to learn thi...

The Zawacki family shared about the The Festival of Ayyám –i-Há! It is a Bahá’í holiday that takes place from February 25th to March...

PEACE PROGRAM The children are practicing their poem and song for the peace program. We have continued talking and practicing how peace is part of us. They are very excited to ...

Please enjoy some working photos of the children!         

Cookie Exchange Please remember to bring 34 cookies to exchange, one for each child in the class. Include the recipe in your plate of cookies so children with allergies ca...

Please enjoy some photos from our classroom.            

Sensorial Materials Sensorial comes from the words sense or senses. Tactile, auditory, gustatory, olfactory, visual and stereognostic. The Purpose of Sensorial Work? The purp...

Enjoy some photos of the children!               

Thank you to our moms that helped make our classroom project so beautiful!      

Classroom observations Dear parents, now that our classroom will start obserations this week, we wanted to remind you a few key items that we think will be helpful  duri...