Upper Elementary students traveled to the Fiji Embassy as part of their MMUN (Montessori Model United Nations) studies. This visit was a great opportunity for the MMUN students to talk first hand with diplomats and feel the responsibility and ownership of being citizens advocating for their own country issues. Students have been researching about different topics and were ready with a collective round of questions for the Fiji diplomats. This will complement their work as part of their preparation for the trip to NY.
The Intermediates spent the month of November writing novels for National Novel Writing Month. The class collectively wrote a total of over 82,000 words! Each student chose his or her own topic and word count goal, adding a bit to the story each day. At the end of the month, the students were thrilled to finish their novels and receive their winners certificates! Experiences like these allow students to express their creativity, practice their language skills, and find support in a community of writers. ... See MoreSee Less