Education experts say learning a foreign language has many benefits for the youngest of students. It is the time period for language acquisition, and it provides opportunities to learn about other cultures.
Each week our Spanish teacher, Señora Guerin, will lead the children in song, dramatization and stories to teach Spanish vocabulary, grammar, and conversational speech. Señora Guerin was born in Mexico and enjoys sharing about the history and culture of Mexico, too.
Cultural Studies and Geography is a key area of the Montessori curriculum. The teaching of peace, social justice, and global citizenship is based on fostering respect for all people and living things.