Gardening class at La Prima Casa

How Montessori Gardening Helps Child Development

La Prima Casa Outdoor Learning, Pets

At La Prima Casa Montessori, we incorporate gardening into our curriculum. Students enjoy participating in the planting, pruning and harvesting in our very own beautiful school garden. Dr. Maria Montessori considered the outdoor environment an extension of the indoor classroom. She believed that being in nature and interacting with it is crucial for the child’s physical and emotional development. “The …

Montessori Educational Philosophy

Always Learning: How to Bring the Montessori Educational Philosophy Home

La Prima Casa Education, Home Learning, Life Skills, Outdoor Learning, Physical Activities

At La Prima Casa Montessori, we are honored to be a partner in your child’s education and social development during their most formative years. And while our teachers instill important lessons and values throughout the day, many aspects of a Montessori education can be carried through to the home life. Parent involvement is essential throughout every child’s education. Studies show …