On April 5th, Brooksfield School held an assembly that showcased yet another marvelous theatrical production presented by their remarkable Brooksfield Players. The Players are made up of Kindergarten and Elementary students who are directed by acting coach, Sandra Kammann. Now in their 20th season, the young thespians once again created their own staging of an original tale and presented it to an audience of delighted parents, staff and fellow classmates. Brooksfield School, which is located in McLean, Virginia , places heavy emphasis on the arts, creativity and free expression, which is part of what makes this private school such a shining gem. For more information on Brooksfield Montessori School's curriculum or for a tour, please visit www.brooksfieldschool.org.
Brooksfield Montessori school , which is located in McLean, Virginia , goes above and beyond when it comes to curriculum. For the elementary school children, they offer not only the usual Montessori classroom work, but also a program called Outdoor Adventures . ODA, as it is affectionately referred to by staff and children, gives children the opportunity to excel outside the walls of the classroom, while learning about and experiencing outdoor sports (such as rock climbing, canoeing, hiking, camping etc.) science and nature. This program also builds teamwork, cooperation, trust, problem solving skills and a sense of wonder and respect for the great outdoors. For more information on ODA or Brooksfield's elementary school program , please visit www.brooksfieldschool.org.
Several times a year, Brooksfield Montessori School , which is located in McLean, Virginia, "gives back." For April's community service activity, Brooksfield is supporting a group called, " Beanies for Baghdad ." Specifically, the school will be collecting gently-used stuffed animals and other special things for the troops in Afghanistan. The soldiers can then pass the items out to the local children or keep them for themselves. Brooksfield is also collecting like-new clothing, Frisbees, toy cars, school supplies, soccer balls, cookies, hard candy, snack foods, gum, Blistex with SPF protection and hand/foot warmers. Brooksfield teaches their preschool, Kindergarten and Elementary Montessori students about the importance of community service and helps them get involved in outreach activities. What a great way to instill empathy and compassion in children. For more information about Brooksfield Montessori School or making donations to any of their outreach programs, please visit www.brooksfieldschool.org.
Brooksfield Montessori School , located in McLean, Virginia, on five wooded acres, not only offers a truly incredible Montessori program for preschool, kindergarten and elementary children, but a wonderfully rich after-care program as well. Brooksfield's Extended Day program is led by two experienced, well-trained teachers who design activities that are age-appropriate and fun for the children in each age group. The afternoon includes arts and crafts, cooking and special snacks, stories, games, free-play, outdoor play, indoor field trips, computer time, songs and games, to name a few. Sometimes, they even have a silly hair day or a cozy pajama day. And, now Extended Day will be offered during Brooksfield's Summer Camp as well. Awesome! For more information about Brooksfield Montessori's After School Program , please visit www.brooksfieldschool.org