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Outdoor Learning Connects Your Child with Nature


Your child has the freedom to explore and discover in the carefully prepared outdoor environment at Living Montessori. Students learn from their environment and have the opportunity to connect with nature.

Well-equipped outdoor Music and Movement Areas provide an ideal place for children to learn on their own about sound, pitch, rhythm and tonality. They also enjoy manipulating a variety of nature-based musical instruments and expressing musical concepts by moving their bodies to music.

The Outdoor Learning space features:

Abundant vegetation, plants and fruits to enhance learning about organic gardening
Stage/mini amphitheater
Sound garden – Akimbara
Various instruments for learning tone, pitch, melody, tempo
Natural-log benches
Basketball hoop
Bike/running path
Picnics, outdoor meals

The Outdoor Learning curriculum includes:

Dramatic Play
Science/Botany/Nature Studies
Team and Individual Sports
Culinary – using the fruits of the children's labor for culinary projects

Contact us today to learn how your child can grow through the Outdoor Learning program at Living Montessori Education Community.


phone: 425.373.KIDS (5437) fax: 425.746.2434
2445 140th Ave NE #B-200, Bellevue, WA 98005
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