Summer Learning Enrichment
If you are looking for enrichment activities to do over the summer, then this is your page! Here you will find folders of enrichment activities from Science to STEAM to Music to Cosmic to Cultural and more. These resources were pulled from the Resource Folders created by the Pre-elementary and Lower Elementary teachers during our time of distance learning. Explore and enjoy!
Learning about the state you live in is important. One student shares her knowledge by reciting the facts for her teacher via video.
A Pre-elementary Montessori classroom offers hands-on materials to help students develop a concrete understanding of math. So how do you continue this type of learning via remote lessons? Check out our examples and videos to see how it is done.
Learning is not about memorizing facts. Learning is asking questions and following your curiosity like this Pre-elementary student who conducted a science experiment and shared it with others.
Even though one student could not celebrate his birthday in the classroom, his classmates came to him via Zoom, and they celebrated his day the Montessori Way.
As young students learn, their special joy comes through and thanks to parents (and some students themselves), it is shared with the greater community.
During Pajama Storytime, I share and read books. I also create videos of the books for viewing. Recently, we had an extra special time reading together.
For Pre-elementary students, Spanish lessons moved to Zoom with the teacher and students learning together.
In the Montessori classroom and at home, Practical Life activities are an integral part of building a student's sense of being and belonging.
Are you able to name all 50 states? One student learned them via a song and names them all.
School is a place where young students feel safe and have comfort to learn. With physical distancing in place, the teachers sought a way to continue to build the connections.
After lessons and work with Geometric Solids, a Pre-elementary creates an entire city with them as part of her remote learning.
Since students cannot attend storytime in the library, Mrs. Louthan is bringing storytime to them. Happy reading!
Part of a Pre-elementary classroom is having a group lesson and then individually completing an activity. See how this is being accomplished via remote instruction and learning.
In Mezzo 2, the students are studying the United States of America, which involves a special song and making a flag.
Shapes are all around us. Mrs. Vaghul asked her Kindergarten students to find them. See how clever they were in discovering shapes at home.
Lower Elementary classes experienced a special visit from historical figures to inspire excitement about math and science. Check out who visited!
When your musical rehearsals and performances are canceled, what can you do? Practice performing in other creative ways like a reader’s theater!
How can you capture, celebrate, and share moments of learning when students are each in their own homes? Check out how the Lower Elementary teachers did it!
Even though the stay-at-home orders are in place, our Lower Elementary students continue to connect with the community around them in a variety of creative and caring ways.
Students are taking an extra step by learning at a deeper level and sharing their knowledge with their classmates.
Learning Spanish through remote instruction requires adaptation, and students in Lower Elementary have done just that!
When the annual tradition of Founder's Day was canceled due to the COVID-19 situation, students in Lower Elementary brought it back to life in an all new way.
In the first two weeks, students in Room 4 were busy. Watch these slideshows which highlight their learning from home.
Room 3 has a busy week of learning from Work Time to After the Storm project. It is all captured in this special slideshow.
Highlights of remote learning mentioned by students.
Two students work together to provide a lesson on the role and use of commas.
Students working and teaching each other in class is an essential component in Montessori learning. Watch this example of how it continues with remote learning.
How can you show that you are learning at home? Submit photos to your teacher and come together online as a classroom.
How can you capture a week's worth of remote learning? Create a slideshow from pictures!