Hudson Happenings

A Great Start to the New Year

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Happy New Year 2018! Some of our Primary friends build a cave using the Imagination Blocks to hibernate. While some animals might choose to hibernate during winter, the first 7 days at Hudson Montessori School have been buzzing with activity. It may have been cold outside but it was a great opportunity for us to play […]

Spreading Love and Good Cheer

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Hudson Montessori School families got together last week to spread love and good cheer around community. The Elementary Jazz Band kicked off the Holiday Season by serenading seniors at the Lutheran Senior Center. They were accompanied on the Trombone by Mr Oscar, their Jazz teacher. Last Friday, we partnered with Mommies Heart to Heart to […]

Beyond an Hour of Code

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“Everyone should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think”. – Steve Jobs At Hudson Montessori School we believe that coding is for everyone, and that is why we have incorporated it in our K- 6th Grade programs. Coding is much more than teaching children how to program a computer. It is […]

We Are All Makers!

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Man has always been a maker and an inventor. From the earliest pebble tools to the advanced technologies of today, man has been creating ways to improve life and solve problems. To showcase man’s ingenuity, our theme for this year is the “The Industrial Revolution and the Growth of Cities”.           […]

Making the Most of Fall

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“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” ― Albert Camus Fall is a beautiful time of the year for our children to experience the wonders of nature. It’s a perfect time to study the different types of leaves and why they change color. It also provides a great a opportunity to […]

A Day on the Farm – From Farm to Table

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Our Primary students visited Alstede Farm for a field trip. It was a great way to enjoy the beautiful fall colors and celebrate National Pumpkin Day. Here are a few snippets from the trip. There’s pumpkin for everyone. Find yours. Outdoor Classroom – Today’s Lesson is about Pumpkins and Gourds   If you can carry […]

Exploring the Hudson River

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A day in the life of the Hudson River Estuary . On Thursday, October 12, 2017  students from our Elementary program participated in “A Day in the Life of the Hudson River Estuary”. Each year students and educators along the Hudson River from Troy to New York Harbor study the Hudson River and its surroundings.  […]

Back to School

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It’s been an exciting start to the new school year at Hudson Montessori School for students, teachers and parents.   First Day of School Our Primary and Elementary students were all smiles as they returned to school on September 6th. Thank you parents for getting your children to school on time. Empowering your children to […]

What Did We Do All Summer?

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As summer draws to an end, we can’t help thinking of all the fun and exciting adventures we had during summer camp. Hudson Montessori School was buzzing with campers’ ages 2yrs – 11yr when camp began in June. Close to 125 children from our school and neighboring schools  in Jersey City joined us for the […]

Montessori Model United Nation 2017 Conference

  From March 8-11, eight of our HMS Upper Elementary children participated in a global program for Montessori students. At this age and sensitive period for reason, justice and morality, they were able to enjoy a life changing experience with 3,400 fellow Montessori students from around the world. Maria Montessori supported the work of the League of […]