An excursion to Sydney's Waste Management Facility at Chullora was a fascinating experience. Many tonnes of rubbish are processed there each week and seeing it all being sorted and separated was a eye opening.
Being one of the youngest participants in the Fast+Fresh drama competition didn't deter the group of 9-12 year old students from Montessori East. Their performance qualified them for the finals.
The Montessori curriculum overlays extremely well with the NSW Board of Studies Visual Arts Syllabus however the difference lies in how art is presented in the classrooms.
'Going Out' is a unique Montessori experience with no limit to the learning that can happen outside the classroom. Here are the stories of two recent events.
With the strong sense of community we have at Montessori East, we realised there is an opportunity for grandparents or significant elders to connect more with the school rather than just once a year. Here's how!