° Child centered environment ° Learning to learn ° Responsibility ° Care for self and environment ° Learning through doing ° 1-8 teacher / student ratio ° Hands-on experience ° Work at the child’s own rate ° Intellectual, academic basis ° Love of learning ° Positive self-esteem ° Creative expression ° Freedom through inner discipline ° Positive approach ° Aesthetic environment ° Respect for others ° Interpersonal relationships ° Problem Solving ° Balanced blend of academic, social, and emotional skills
At Dobson Montessori Preschool, your child can…
~Watch the miracle of a butterfly hatching or feed a hermit crab
~Feel the joy that comes by combining the sounds of h-u-g and discovering the word hug.
~Paint a picture of a yellow cow or make a necklace of clay beads
~Learn to tie a shoe or button a sweater
~Build a bird feeder and identify the wren who eagerly eats the bits of food
~Discover that 7 tiny bears can be represented by the number 7 and write it too.
~Share an orange with a special friend.
~Build a tower to the ceiling or a tunnel in the sand.
A unique, creative, caring and stimulating environment
for your child.
A child’s mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled.