Blog & News Posts

Toddler Two’s Natural Encounters

December 7, 2015

The Little Genius Montessori’s two year old toddler classrooms had the chance to watch a squirrel eat! This brave squirrel feasted on a healthy nut snack while the children watched through the fence outside on the playground. While taking a walk with your toddler have them look around for natural encounters. If your toddler spots […]

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DIY | How to Teach Children to Bake

November 25, 2015

Sometimes slowing down to teach a child to learn how to bake seems overwhelming but all you need is a few extra minutes of preparation time & patience.  It’s never too early to teach the foundation of sequential ordering of steps, fractions and a yummy end product!  Follow these helpful steps to setting you & […]

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Do You See What I See?

October 9, 2015

Well, orange you going to come in to see all of our improved upgrades?  Set up a tour today to learn how to enroll your Little Genius!  We would love to show you around and tell you about our programs.  Spaces are limited; currently enrolling 1 year olds, 2 year olds, and 3 year olds. […]

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Interested in Socializing your Toddler?

June 19, 2015

Come play with us! Socialization is the foundation of learning to build & maintain, meaningful relationships as young as one and two years old.  As the world continues to shift to virtual reality, we seek importance in building face to face interactions & communication between children and teachers.  At Little Genius Montessori, we use positive […]

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Social Media: A Peek into Montesssori Education One Picture & Tweet at a Time

June 2, 2015

Little Genius Montessori is always looking to deliver another perspective of an educational focus to bring life and laughter into the community.  Between what the children are learning and playing to what they are doing and saying! A picture on Instagram (IG: @OurLittleGenius) is worth a thousand words. A tweet on Twitter (Twitter: @OurLittleGenius) is […]

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Mother’s Day 2015

May 11, 2015

For Mother’s Day our children made hand print flower planters and self portrait silhouette’s as gifts.  Although we encourage our children to appreciate their mother’s all year long, we truly want our Little Genius mom’s to know how much they are valued.  So we made sure the crafts were created with a lot of extra […]

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Blossoming Friendships

March 18, 2015

It’s never too late to begin teaching friendship skills!  The foundation of life is learning to positively connect with others.  From the very beginning (in the infant room) at Little Genius Montessori, we teach our children how to socialize and communicate with one another.  As they continue to practice these life skills, we see a […]

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Abstract to Concrete

February 25, 2015

Thank you to all of our parent volunteers, friends and family who came out Saturday to help overhaul our school.  We appreciate all of the support, hard work (muscle intense!), time, effort and energy that you continue to provide for our children!  We feel good about supporting our community as tomorrow’s future is in the […]

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Feel The LOVE

February 15, 2015

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, the Children’s House prepared “mailboxes” and brought special treats for the entire class.  In the younger Toddler 1 and Todder 2 classroom’s, the children created masterpieces with paint. Happy Valentine’s Day! Do you have a Little Genius?  Call (503-492-8500) to schedule a tour and learn more about our programs!

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Pumpkin Sensory

October 24, 2014

Our 2 year old children had the opportunity to explore a pumpkin cavity and sort seeds and fibrous strands of the pumpkin.  Some liked it & some were scared!  They enjoyed eating the pumpkin pulp after it was all cleaned out.   Our toddlers painted small pumpkins with paint brushes and their own fingers!  They loved […]

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