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4 Easy and Exciting Critical Thinking Activities for Middle School - Flagstaff Montessori Cedar Campus

4 Easy and Exciting Critical Thinking Activities for Middle School

As your middle school student continues along their educational journey, critical thinking becomes an increasingly important skill for them to master. One of the best ways to sharpen critical thinking skills — for people of any age — is to practice specific exercises that are centered around the Montessori style of education. Here are four […]

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5 Interesting Ways Middle School Students Learn Leadership Skills - Flagstaff Montessori Cedar Campus

5 Interesting Ways Middle School Students Learn Leadership Skills

Middle school is a transformative time in any student’s life. Middle schoolers are growing intellectually, but they’re also developing interpersonal skills that are vital to the rest of their lives.  One of these interpersonal skills is leadership. There might not be a clear-cut way to teach leadership skills, but with effort and some inventive exercises,

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Kitchen Activities That Help Middle School Students With Academic Learning - Flagstaff Montessori Cedar Campus

Kitchen Activities That Help Middle School Students With Academic Learning

Cooking is a source of joy for many adults and children alike. For middle schoolers, cooking can not only provide a way to learn valuable life skills, but also to support and further their academic learning. This is why Montessori middle schools always place an emphasis on kitchen activities.  While children learning how to prepare

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If Montessori Doesn’t Use Testing, How Does It Measure Success - Flagstaff Montessori Cedar Campus

If Montessori Doesn’t Use Testing, How Does It Measure Success?

For anyone whose educational journey wasn’t shaped by the Montessori philosophy, it can be difficult to understand how a child’s progress can be measured without the use of testing. But the truth is that there are other effective metrics for success, and your Montessori middle school student can actually excel by using them as an

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4 Reasons Why Outdoor Time Benefits Middle School Students - Montessori middle school - Flagstaff Montessori Cedar Campus

4 Reasons Why Outdoor Time Benefits Middle School Students

Spending time outdoors is essential for all students, especially middle school students. Middle school is a time of intense change and development, both emotionally and physically. Many students face new responsibilities in and out of school while trying to figure out where they fit in and who they are.  Outdoor time can provide a much-needed

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