We always have a lot of fun celebrating Thanksgiving at AGCMA. Making American Indian headdresses, learning about how the pilgrims lived, and preparing a lunch of the foods they shared with the Indians all those years ago.
We have started planting our winter garden from seed. The students really enjoy the planting process and being able to watch something grow from a seed. Hopefully we will be able to make some Winter soup this year! Watch out for updates on our garden!
During our Summer semester we took our students on their first fishing expedition! They learned how to hook the bait onto the fishing line and cast the fishing line (those worms were wriggly!). Everyone caught and released at least one fish! They did a great job!
Montessori (pronounced MON-tuh-SORE-ee) education was founded in 1907 by Dr. Maria Montessori, the first woman in Italy to become a physician. She based her educational methods on scientific observation of children's learning processes.
Guided by her discovery that children teach themselves, Dr. Montessori designed a "...