Students complete projects using The Scientific Method or the Engineering Design Process, document their work, and display their findings for the community. Students see themselves as scientists and engineers, and develop knowledge, skills, and confidence.
The Pincushion Community assembled to celebrate the Earth with student presentations. Students have been participating in lessons about seeds and trees. Every student will take home a Japanese Red Maple tree from Arbor Day Foundation to plant in their yard.
All students took part in the show; researching space, taking on roles, writing an original song and learning others, making props, and practicing together. This whole-school, integrated, collaborative effort resulted in a A Journey Through Space that everyone enjoyed.
Space Exploration will be the focus of our Spring Musical Show to be held on Friday, April 26 from 3:00-4:30 pm. The play opens with a child tinkering with their space props, including a rocket, when…The spaceship takes off and the child explores the Solar System, with a final landing on Mars! All students take the stage and play a […]
Pincushion’s Summer Discovery Program offers fun-filled adventures tailored for children 2.9 years old through 10 years old. Our discovery sessions explore a variety of themes including ocean studies ( this summer’s theme ), gardening, wildlife, exploration of the natural world, creating and building, water play, lego programs, arts and crafts, and music and movement. This summer’s weekly theme – Why […]
Garden Program Pincushion Hill Montessori School has always believed in providing a Botany program as one of the main components of our vast Science curriculum. In recent years, the area of study also encompasses gardening, conservation, protection and observation of wildlife, recognition of plants, trees and shrubs, flower arranging, and a love and appreciation of nature. In response to this […]
Erica is our new Spanish Instructor, and she will be teaching Spanish to students in all of our classrooms. Erica is a Massachusetts native who has loved learning languages since she was a child. She began studying Spanish in middle school and soon added French, eventually becoming a tutor in both languages. In college, she complemented her language studies with […]