Maria Montessori Children & Nature
Young children are sensorial learners. This quote from Dr. Montessori above embodies how rich their experiences can be. Even as an adult, the memories of walking barefoot in grass from my own childhood are still so strong.
Nature has the ability to calm us, to connect us with beauty, and to reconnect us to the earth and environment.
Having been said, Alpha Montessori School in Plano consists of simple natural materials!
Alpha Montessori School is a certified natural play space.
In our Playgrounds we have,
Wooden canopies draped with flowers
Wooden Canopies draped with flowers
A Calming Garden
A Calming Garden that helps students center and ground excess mental, emotional and
Calming Garden in alpha montessori school plano
A natural wooden play castle.
Wooden Play Castle in alpha montessori school plano
Our Action Area is filled with balance stumps and a wooden balance beam!
Action area in alpha montessori school in plano
Musical theater stage and music booth
Musical theater stage
Our Musical theater stage and music booth promotes individualism for our student to express themselves.
Musical stage in Alpha montessori plano
Music booth in Alpha Montessori plano
Gardening Activities at Alpha Montessori School
The students at Alpha Montessori School take pride in gardening.
Our greenhouse activities get the students outside and deeply involved in nature’s works.
Gardening activities in Alpha Montessori school
Our Wooden gazebo specializes as a home for our student’s botany experiments.