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People Ask– What does Montessori mean? There are many misconceptions including thinking it is a religion, special needs program, a gifted and talented school or just for the elite. All of these are incorrect! Named after Dr. Maria Montessori, a doctor of medicine and then education, she was decades before her time. The Montessori Method of teaching children is for all children and has been around for over one hundred years. Tried and proven, (unlike other theories or methods) it works. Dr. Montessori observed children are orderly, sensitive to the environment, enjoy learning and learning at their own pace. The children had periods of time when they were more sensitive to learning different skills and they would work until they accomplished them. She called these times “Sensitive Periods of

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If you are looking for something to do this Fall with your family or friends, please check into Farmstead Festivals or Haunted World. The Farmstead is Idaho’s original corn maze. Located at I-84 & Eagle Rd. Opening Sept 23rd. With miles of trails over 15 acres, this year’s maze is sure to get you corn-fused. Visit the pumpkin patch with thousands of pumpkins to choose from and over 30 different varieties we are sure you will find one you like! The Field of Screams opens at dark on Fridays and Saturdays starting September 30th. Check out the courtyard where they will have pig races, pony rides, hay rides, jumping pillow, a cow train and a corn box! Concessions available as well. Check out www.farmsteadfestival.com for all the details!

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