The students in Room 22 recently did a unit on Ancient Egypt. Their parents, grandparents and friends were invited to take a walk through ancient Egypt after the winter program today. [nggallery id=2]
Peace Day, which is often referred to formally as United Nations Day, is observed every year in October. Another occasion that is celebrated in October is International Children’s Day, which is celebrated during the last week of October. This holiday was originally created by UNICEF to celebrate our cultural diversity and ethnic heritage. This year, all pre-primary classes (Rooms 1, 2, and 3) celebrated both United Nations Day and International Children’s Day on October 23rd. As a part of our Peace Day Celebration, students sang peace songs, created peace artwork, and alongside their parents prepared and tasted authentic foods from the [...]
Our annual Barnes & Noble Bookfair was a smashing success! Thank you to all of the parent, grandparents, staff and students that attended and participated! Below are some highlights from the Barnes & Noble Bookfair. Barnes & Noble Book Fair was a smashing success! Thank you to all of the parent, grandparents, staff and students that attended and participated!Posted by Especially For Children & Indian Harbour Montessori on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Barnes & Noble Book FairPosted by Especially For Children & Indian Harbour Montessori on Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Our 2015 Summer Camp got off to a great start today. The children had a blast with the animals in the petting zoo that visited today! Petting Zoo Fun! What a great way to kick off our Summer Camps!Posted by Especially For Children & Indian Harbour Montessori on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Remember, it's not too late to sign up for our 2015 Summer Camps.
Mrs. Wright's 3-6 class had a great time at Pastries with Parents this week! Parents, grandparents and friends joined us as we spent the morning singing, dancing, laughing and enjoying some wonderful pastries. Thank you to all who joined us! Here are some highlights. [nggallery id=1] Watch the Performance!
Justin Dougherty, IHM Class of 2003 Justin attended Indian Harbour Montessori through 6th grade. After attending IHM he went on to graduate from Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy, where he played lacrosse, football and was involved in orchestra. After High School he attended the Coast Guard Academy, where he was on the dean's list five semesters and received the board of trustee's award. He graduated with a degree in naval architecture and marine engineering. Justin then went into pilot training at Naval Air Station Pensacola. On Friday, April 18th at Corpus Christi Naval Air Station he will receive his Wings of Gold. [...]
Indian Harbour Montessori 3rd & 4th grade students are currently studying a unit in Music called Music All Around This World. Each week, we travel to a new country in South America and learn about the culture and music of the people who call that country home. The first week we learned about the Cueca, the national dance of Chile. This week we traveled to Argentina and learned about the Tango. Each week we will learn a new step to add to our dance from around South America.
All children ages 3 years - 6th grade will participate in our Jimmy Sawgrass assembly in the gym. Parents & grandparents are invited and encouraged to join us for this educational, exciting presentation and demonstration. Friday, January 23, 2015 at 9:30 am There will be face painting, historical story telling, and traditional demonstrations in the gym. Elementary students will go to their playground area after the gym presentation for an Atlatl and musket demonstration. About Jimmy Sawgrass Jim Sawgrass is a native Floridian and a member of the Muskogee Creek Indian Tribe. He served on the Florida Indian Council from 1991 [...]
Our students and families collected pet supplies, food and toys for local pets that will be donated to the Humane Society of South Brevard this holiday season. On Monday, December 1st parents and children loaded up the vans with pet supplies, food and toys. The children also sang our school song before loading up the vans. Post by Especially For Children & Indian Harbour Montessori. Thank you, Anna, for inspiring this Community Project! Thank you to all Parents and Students who gave so generously to our furry friends! Don't forget: the Humane Society is full of loving animals waiting [...]
The Indian Harbour Montessori Makos 4-H Club recently participated in the "Art on a Rain Barrel Contest" UCF-IFAS extension--Brevard Co. Fair, with their project titled "Indian River Lagoon". Post by Especially For Children & Indian Harbour Montessori. What is a Rain Barrel? A rain barrel is a 55-gallon recycled food-grade plastic barrel that is placed at the outlet of a roof gutter to catch rooftop runoff during a storm (referred to as “stormwater”). When stormwater runs off of impervious surfaces like roofs, parking lots, compacted soils, and roads, it accumulates fine sand, nutrients like phosphorus, bacteria from animal wastes, oil, grease [...]