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13
May

Science Fair

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Science Fair projects are about fostering curiosity and using the scientific method. For this project, students take the role of scientists, choosing topics or questions they want to research. Students are responsible for a write-up describing their hypothesis, a list of materials, procedure, results and conclusion. For more pictures, visit our facebook page: facebook.com/omsmontessori.com

29
Apr

OMS Montessori “Cleans the Capital”

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It takes a glass bottle one million years to decompose students learned at OMS Montessori on Earth Day. Students at The Element High School, an extension of OMS Montessori, led an Earth Day assembly at the Alta Vista campus, where they told the younger students that it also takes plastic bottles 450 years, an aluminum […]

24
Apr

Growing Together Gala

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14
Apr

Author and Illustrator Visits OMS Montessori

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          Éric Péladeau, a successful writer of over a dozen books and illustrator of more than fifty books for various publishers, visited our Francophone program. Éric talked to the students about how he finds inspiration and how his stories come to life.

13
Apr

The Element Moves to Lansdowne

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The Element High School, an extension of OMS Montessori, is moving to Lansdowne for September 2015. This dynamic location was chosen to support The Element’s integrated program which encourages students to be active, participating members of the adult community. At The Element, students grocery shop for their cooking program, run micro-businesses, volunteer in the community and […]

13
Mar

OMS Montessori receives Top Montessori School of 2015 in Ottawa

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OMS Montessori received the following letter from the President of Top Choice Awards, Inc: “Top Choice Awards is honoured to announce that OMS Montessori has been voted Top Montessori School of 2015 in the City of Ottawa. The results were collected during the proprietary Top Choice Awards 2015 Survey, which asked respondents to nominate their Top […]

10
Mar

Dr. Steven Hughes visits OMS Montessori on cross-country tour

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Renowned speaker and pediatric neuropsychologist Dr. Steven Hughes will present “Building Better Brains: How School and Home Life Can Build Higher-Order Cognitive Ability in Children (but generally don’t!)” at OMS Montessori in May. Steven J. Hughes, PhD, ABPdN is a pediatric neuropsychologist and director of The Center for Research on Developmental Education, based in St. Paul, Minnesota. He speaks […]

10
Mar

Raising Resilient Children in a Digital Age

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Natalia McPhedran, BSocSc and author of Life With Kids: Empowering Our Children To Be Ready For the Real World, will present “Raising Resilient Children in a Digital Age” at OMS Montessori on Tuesday, April 14. Natalia speaks to parents of children under 12 who want to be proactive about what their kids are doing with technology. Natalia will […]

4
Mar

Meet Alumna student Lauren Peirce

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Lauren is an Analyst with the Department of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (Aboriginal Affairs). She holds a Master of Arts degree in Public and International Affairs (Co-operative Education) from the University of Ottawa and a Bachelor of Social Science with Honours degree in Criminology from the same institution. She is also a firm […]

24
Feb

International Montessori Education Week

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This week is International Montessori Education Week and we are joining in on the fun! Stop by our front foyer to see what our current students think about Montessori and what our alumni are up to today! We have also joined forces with Dundas Valley Montessori School and Kawartha Montessori School  in Peterborough  to spread the word about […]