What is the Montessori Full Day Program?

Our program is a Montessori Full Day Program designed for four year olds in the year prior to commencing school. Our aim is to assist each child to become a confident, independent individual with a love of learning.

We utilise Montessori education methods and Montessori equipment in our academic program each day.

Maths

Introduction to mathematical concepts, counting, number recognition, use of concrete materials devised to develop conceptual understanding of mathematics

Reading and Writing Principles

Provision of a language rich environment for the development of English language skills, including verbal skills, the sounds of letters, recognition of letters

Skills For Life

Practical, real-life activities which encourage independence. Activities include cutting and serving their own fruit for morning tea, washing their dishes, sewing, pouring, gardening

General Knowledge

Discovery of the world in which we live including geography, science, natural environment, world events, art and music

Sensory Development

Activities designed to assist the child to classify and categorise sensory impressions e.g. colour, size, shape, texture, smell, volume, taste

Social

Fostering co-operation, sharing, patience, self-esteem and respect for each other

Enrolment Information

Enrolment is for 2 or 3 days per week and places are strictly limited. Classes start at 8.30am and finish at 4.00pm Monday to Friday.

Observation Session

When you observe a Hills Montessori classroom, you will notice the children working independently and with minimal teacher interference and enjoying the activities, engaging in purposeful work.

We offer prospective parents tours of the classrooms in session. Please contact the school office for tour bookings.

To book a tour, or for more information please contact us.

Enrolment and Fees

To enrol your child in the Montessori Full Day Program please click here to download the application in pdf.

Please *******click here****** to download Policy – 4YO Montessori Full Day Program in pdf.

For our schedule of fees please click here.