Hillside Montessori’s Annual Historical Pageant

  Our Lower and Upper Elementary students (1st-6th graders) hosted their annual Historical Pageant. In place of a traditional, candy-filled Halloween celebration (because they have plenty of those outside of school), the children dress up like an historical figure. It’s much more than a costume party, though. The children begin preparing weeks in advance by…

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Math in the Montessori Elementary Classroom

  Did you like math when you were a kid?  Or did your palms get sweaty at the mere thought of numbers?  Perhaps, like many people, you’re a little bit intimidated by math, beyond the basics. But…if you were lucky enough to be a Montessori kid, you might just love and really understand math! Students…

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