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6 Ways to Ease Back to School Transitions

Wednesday, 27 August 2014 00:13
Back to School! Lazy summer days and couch potato nights are over everyone; it is time to transition back to school!  As a teacher, transitions are a quintessential part of planning each day.  How to smoothly transition from one activity to the next is strategically planned in order to keep peace and predictability in the environment. Some of you may have returned from vacations, spent weeks in the sun, or had an enriched summer at Dancing Moose.  No matter what the case, we have all had unique different experiences.  How can we come together to make this transition back to…

Best of State 2014

Wednesday, 02 July 2014 03:06
Jennifer Duffield received "Best of State" Administrator for 2014.  Jenn is more than an administrator at Dancing Moose. You will often see her in the classroom teaching and assisting, in the halls talking with teachers and parents, but most of all connecting with the children as they enter the school. She knows the children on a personal level, she knows her teachers and her parents, and that is how a community is built! We love you Jenn. As the Executive Director at Dancing Moose Montessori School (DMMS), Jennifer Duffield has a Montessori teaching credential in toddler as well as early…

Tears at Graduation

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 18:13
Tears at Graduation- Life Lesson Graduation was beginning for the second graders at Dancing Moose, beautiful white gowns were being donned by each child. Smiles and laughter filled the room in anticipation of the event. These children had spent most of the last 5 years together learning, growing and maturing at Dancing Moose.    As the ceremony was about to begin one child was missing from the group. Her cap and gown and was not white, it was green. With tears streaming down her face she was not going to participate because she did not fit in with the other…

Summer at Dancing Moose

Thursday, 24 April 2014 16:20
What would happen if you didn’t exercise your brain for 3 months? It is referred to as “summer academic loss” or “summer slide” and it’s real! Studies have shown that children enrolled in summer programs are two years ahead of their peers by the time they reach fifth grade. It’s easy to see the importance of continuing to develop critical thinking skills, academic confidence and cognitive ability throughout the summer. This summer, Dancing Moose is offering a full-time Summer Academic Program, and week long summer Moose Camp. 2014 Summer Academic Program » 2014 One Week Summer Camps »

Chinese New Year Celebration

Monday, 03 February 2014 17:16
Dancing Moose children at both locations celebrated Chinese New Year today in song. Check out their sweet voices and amazing Chinese language in this video.

Dancing Moose on ABC4

Wednesday, 15 January 2014 01:00