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Cornerstone Montessori

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Be a part of . . . The Montessori Difference. . . . We're building a 10,000+ square foot building at 1230 North 205th Street that will provide our Cornerstone Montessori team and the childre...

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Be a part of . . .

The Montessori Difference. . . .

We're building a 10,000+ square foot building at 1230 North 205th Street that will provide our Cornerstone Montessori team and the children we serve with clean, aesthetically pleasing indoor and outdoor learning environments. Spacious classrooms, adult and child-friendly bathrooms, service areas, an office and conference room, and storm shelter which will also serve as an indoor gross motor play area.

The Montessori approach imparts skills which support children in reaching their fullest potential as they become lifelong learners. We’ll implement the Montessori methodology:

TheMontessori Methodis characterized by providing a prepared environment: tidy, pleasing in appearance, simple and real, where each element exists for a reason in order to help in the development of the child. AMontessoriclassroom integrates children of mixed ages that are grouped in periods of 3 years.

5 Principles of the Montessori Method

1. Children Are Shown Respect. Respect is the foundation of the Montessori Method. ...

2. Kids Have Absorbent Minds. The young mind is ready and eager to learn. ...

3. Sensitive Periods Are Critical For Learning. ...

4. Kids Learn Best in a Prepared Environment. ...

5. Kids Can Teach Themselves Through Autoeducation.

"To consider the school as a place where instruction is given is one point of view.But to consider the school as a preparation for life is another.In the latter case, the school must satisfy all the needs of life.”

- Dr Maria Montessori

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1230 N. 205 St., Omaha, NE 68022 United States