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But… Is Crestmont for Me?

But… Is Crestmont for Me?

This blog post is by Crestmont parent Chamia LaRae Chambers. My son had been attending a fantastic, private preschool for almost three years when I realized that I had no idea where he’d be going next.  The school he was at was a real school (not a daycare center), they…
Patterns

Patterns

Our Kindergarten students have been using concrete and visual models to learn about patterns. Using models in math makes those concepts easier to understand and remember. And why are patterns important? Patterns are the building blocks to higher level math (Statistics, Algebra, Measurement) and it all starts in Kindergarten!
Partner Pals

Partner Pals

Multi-age classes, activities, and play are integral to Crestmont’s philosophy. One of the ways we encourage multi-age connections is through Partner Pals. Younger children are partnered with an older buddy and engage in a variety of activities together throughout the year. Multi-age connections benefit both younger and older children, as…
Middle School Science Buddies

Middle School Science Buddies

Our Middle School students are partnering with the Kindergarten students as science buddies. Once a week, for 5 weeks, the 5th-7th graders will be meeting with their Kindergarten friends as the Ks explore their 5 senses. Besides the academic benefits, there are social-emotional benefits for both the younger and the…