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Heart & Hand Conference
Bring home the “Magic of Montessori”! Discover how basic Montessori practices can make your daily life with young children more peaceful and rewarding—while also fostering independence and nurturing curiosity. Register now for this half-day conference especially for parents, grandparents, au pairs, and others who care for young children. In interactive workshops facilitated by Newton Montessori School faculty, you’ll learn practical tips for helping children follow household routines, engage in enriching activities, and even put away their toys (no, seriously!). Register by 11/11 to save $5 on registration. Visit https://www.newtonmontessori.org/heart-and-hand-2018 for more information and to register. *** Conference Schedule and Workshop Titles 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast 8:30 AM - 9:15 AM Welcome and Keynote Address 9:20 AM - 10:00 AM Space Matters: Preparing the Environment to Nurture Independence 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Break 10:15 AM - 10:55 AM Words Matter: How to Talk So Kids Will Listen 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Workshop Option: Full STEAM Ahead: “Early Engineering” Projects At Home 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Workshop Option: Hammer and Saw: An Early (and Safe) Introduction to Real Tools 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Workshop Option: Eek, a Snow Day!: Crafts To Cure “Cabin Fever” 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Workshop Option: Tot Chef: Training Your Preschool Kitchen Helper 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Workshop Option: No Child Left Inside: The Importance of Outdoor Play 11:50 AM - 12:20 PM Workshop Option: What Makes Your Heart Happy?: How to Talk “Big Emotions” with Preschoolers 11:50 AM - 12:20 PM Workshop Option: Open Classroom Visit with Q/A Panel 11:50 AM - 12:20 PM Workshop Option: When Nature Calls: A Guide to Toilet Learning 12:25 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch and Learn; Raffle Drawing

Newton Montessori School

80 Crescent Ave. · Newton, MA

$35.00
Respond by: 11/14/2018