Montessori Kids Universe Spring Cypress

At MKU Spring Cypress, we believe that learning is a journey. Our goal is to develop independent thinkers who thrive academically. 09/07/2018

New study: The more you hug your kids, the more their brains develop

Our children at MKU get plenty of hugs Much more important than we thought it was. 08/31/2018

Heavily Decorated Classrooms Disrupt Attention and Learning In Young Children

All MKU classrooms are modestly decorated with works of famous artists. We keep distractions to a minimum and here is why� Maps, number lines, shapes, artwork and other materials tend to cover elementary classroom walls. However, too much of a good thing may end up disrupting attention and learning in young children, according to research published … 08/30/2018

Why Kids Should Work on a Vertical Surface

Learn more about the benefits of working on a vertical surface and find some creative ways for kids to work in this position! The occupational therapists I work with frequently encourage kids to work on a vertical surface and here's why... 08/29/2018

Six Back To School Tips For Your Home

Back to school time can be stressful. Here are some great tips to make the transition a little easier The start of a new school year can become a whole family, whole house stress test, but it doesn't have to be. 08/24/2018

Children’s Picture Books - Best Sellers - The New York Times

Reading to children is very important. Here is a list of the New York Times best selling books for August 2018 to help all of us choose the best books for our children. Authoritatively ranked lists of books sold in the United States, sorted by format and genre.


A Montessori Morning.

As part of our parent education series we thought it would be interesting to show you a sample of a typical Montessori work cycle

A 3 hour Montessori work cycle. (C) Lindsay Palmer Photography: More information on Montessori Evidence Based Education found her... 08/20/2018

Jesse McCarthy on Montessori and Independence - The Objective Standard

An interview with the popular educator Jesse McCarthy about Montessori education and how it helps children develop indepenence is definitely worth a read - a very interesting and clear explanation of a Montessori philosophy. Popular educator Jesse McCarthy discusses Montessori education and how it helps children to develop independence—both in school and at home. 08/15/2018

Improve Your Kids' Reading Comprehension by Having Them Predict What They're About to Read

Another interesting article on reading with your children. Reading with your kids is important. We all know this. If you’re like me, you dive into book after book with abandon. 08/13/2018

Why Reading the Same Book Repeatedly Is Good for Kids (Even If It Drives You Nuts)

"Does your child have a favorite book they want to read over and over again? " This interesting article explains why it is really good for children to read the same book over and over even if it's boring for the parents. Despite its annoyances for parents, repetitive reading offers a surprising number of benefits for new readers. 08/12/2018

How to have happy kids—the Montessori way

Why is Montessori Kids Universe school full of happy children, you wonder? Here is your answer! In Dr. Montessori’s Own Handbook, Maria Montessori observed that children in her schools had a certain calmness and quiet joy. She concluded that this positive change in children’s disposition resulted from two things: organization of work and freedom.Organization of workThe ‘prepared environm...


Reggio Emilia: in a nut shell

Following our parent education series, here is a great introductory video to Reggio Emilia approach - an inspiriation to our DaVinci program.

A little animation about the Reggio Emilia Approach to early years education. Sorry about the very rushed animation, but I had to share this information (bec... 08/10/2018

Left to Right, Top to Bottom: The Prepared Environment | montessoridaoshi  "Can I see your shelves?"  What an odd question. And, yet, if you spend much time with Montessori teachers, you'll almost inevitably hear them asking each othe...


Trevor Eissler "Montessori Madness!" - 321 FastDraw

A great video about Montessori from a parent's perspective.

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TBH I'm Only In The Montessori Philosophy For The Furniture

Every aspect of a home environment is important for the Montessori curriculum, including the furniture. This article explains how to have the furniture support raising a Montessori child. While I was pregnant, I signed up for a parents list-serv in a much more fancy part of Brooklyn than I lived and would read emails about parents touring daycares and reading books about different parenting philosophies while their babies were still i… 07/24/2018

Montessori at Home - Food

The only way to get the full range of benefits that Montessori has to offer is to carry on the Montessori method at home after school. This article provides easy ways to implement Montessori at home. Are your kids driving you nuts? Here are a few ideas to help your sanity. 07/22/2018

Parenting In The Age Of Screens: Here's What The Experts Do

Parenting in the digital age is different than what it used to be and can be challenging to navigate. This article provides brief explanations of what the experts recommend when it comes to parenting. Many experts on kids and technology are also parents — and they don't necessarily hold themselves up as paragons for parenting in a time when screens are everywhere.





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Trinity Klein Early Childhood Center Trinity Klein Early Childhood Center
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Explore, learn and play at Trinity Klein Early Childhood Center! Part time and full time options available for kids 12 months-Pre-K. Call 281-376-5444 to find out more information.

The Learning Experience The Learning Experience
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From preschool through kindergarten, we make early education and daycare joyful, engaging and fun so children are happy to learn, play and grow!

Abundant Blessings Christian Academy Abundant Blessings Christian Academy
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A Christian preschool for children ages 3 - 5 Enriching children with academics and Christian values.

Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy of Spring Central Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy of Spring Central
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Hug First, Then Teach.

Ivy Kids of Birnham Woods Ivy Kids of Birnham Woods
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Welcome to Ivy Kids of Birnham Woods, Spring TX! Schedule a tour and learn more about our school and unique IvyPrep curriculum. We can't wait to meet you and your family.

Kiddie Academy of Harmony Kiddie Academy of Harmony
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Kiddie Academy provides exceptional education-based child care. We focus on Life Essentials to help better prepare children for school and for life.

Faith Kids Preschool Faith Kids Preschool
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Christian Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten school providing a caring, interactive learning experience for children of the Spring, Woodlands, Conroe, and North Houston communities. The preschool is a part of Faith United Methodist Church.

Primrose School of Champions Primrose School of Champions
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The Leader in Early Education and Care®

Little Scholars' Academy Little Scholars' Academy
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We proudly offer a positive, child-centered preschool experience that fosters a love of learning in a nurturing community.

The Woodlands School for Young Scholars The Woodlands School for Young Scholars
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Inspired Preschool Inspired Preschool
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WE ARE OPEN...And inspiring!!! Now at TWO LOCATIONS: The Woodlands and Spring/Klein Family owned and educationally operated!

Paddington British Private School Paddington British Private School
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Spring, 77380-1777

Welcome to the Paddington British Private Preschool & Kindergarten. Paddington is privately owned & has been enriching the lives of children since 1989.