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Articles under the category "Student life":

Keeping Practical Life Practical

The Practical Life area in the Montessori classroom is one of the key ways to help a child achieve normalization. This area is the basis for all the rest. It directly and indirectly prepares the children for all the Sensorial, Language, and Mathematics activities. The skills that the child learns through the Practical Life activities […]

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Orange Shirt Day- Every Child Matters!

Tomorrow the staff and students at North Star Montessori are invited to wear orange shirts to mark Orange Shirt Day, which is officially on Sunday, September 30th.  Between the late 1800’s and 1996, the federal government forced many First Nations, Inuit, and Metis children to attend residential school.  They had to leave the warmth of […]

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