There is absolutely no excuse for sitting at home and being bored this summer. Put down the video game controller and get outside! Here are some activities and camps around town — from Shakespeare to fencing lessons — that will keep your children active, busy and making friends all summer long!
In the April 2013 issue of The Atlantic, author and national correspondent Hannah Rosin takes a long look at The Touch-Screen Generation: the current under-10 set who are just as familiar with Angry Birds as they are Goodnight Moon.
While attending a California conference for developers of children’s apps, a rapidly expanding industry that has some jumping on the “digital education is the future” bandwagon and others longing for less ...Read More →
FMS Middle School students had a busy year, learning everything from electromagnetism to etymology.
From building (and then knocking down) a periodic table of elements, to re-enacting the WWII D-Day Normandy Invasion, to dissecting cow eyeballs, to traveling the Oregon Trail, to discussing Lord of the Flies and 1984 … the list goes on.
Here is a partial list of the 2012-13 Middle School curriculum and activities:
- Road to Independence
- American Revolution
- Current events
- War of 1812
- Westward Expansion
- U.S. Geography
- Periodic Table of ...
“In 20 years, when I have a job that I enjoy and look forward to everyday, I will look back to my upper elementary and middle school years, and will give thanks for everything I had.”
– Noelani, 2013 FMS Graduate
Foothills Montessori School is a private Montessori school serving families in Henderson, Las Vegas and Southern Nevada.Read More →