COMMUNITY EVENT: “Healthy Sexuality” Workshop

Come get an introduction to our healthy sexuality curriculum and gain some comfort in your ability to handle the subject of sexual health. Think back to your own experience with sex-ed. Did you get the comprehensive factual sexual education you needed? Did you have the space and time to think …

Fall Fundraiser – Join Us Nov 4th

GRAPES OF GRATITUDE A Holiday Kick-Off & Fundraiser Saturday 4 November 2017, 6-8.30pm @ Barsha Wine & Spirits in Manhattan Beach ******** The Knowing Garden is thrilled to host our 4th Annual Holiday Kick-Off Party – raising money to fund a new location for our school! Powered by Eventbrite

Weekly Newsletter #5 – Nature Growers (ages 6-7) 2017

Practice Makes Progress ***IN THIS NEWSLETTER*** Tending the Garden – Field Trip is this Friday Parent Teacher Tools – Volunteer for TKG this Tues TKG Office – Oct tuition is past due In Education News -When parents, teachers and students work together, we understand more deeply BUY your Fall Fundraiser Tickets! Social Share on FB: …

COMMUNITY CLASS NEWSLETTER – WEEK 4 2017-2018

Listen. Learn. Know. ***IN THIS NEWSLETTER*** Tending the Garden – Sign Up for Saturday’s Meeting Parent Teacher Tools – Branches Meeting is tomorrow TKG Office – Oct tuition is now due In Education News – Who is the owner of ‘rights’? ACORNS/EVERGREENS – Sign up for Monthly Meeting Hosting Social Share: #WhyWeTKG Board on Pinterest! …

WEEKLY NEWSLETTER 2017: Evergreens (ages 10-12), Week 3

Growth Mindset Supported ***IN THIS NEWSLETTER*** Tending the Garden – Parent Conferences are this Friday Parent Teacher Tools – ECHO Parenting Class begins Tuesday TKG Office – Facilities Team meets this Sat In Education News – Problem-solving with technology SIGN UP – Parent & Me Playgroup (ages 0-5) Social Share: Homeschool at TKG – Weds! …

Growth Mindset – TKG Value

Watch “Dancing with Your Lizard Brain” Seth “Our current system was designed to keep us alive back when we literally lived in the wild – when had to hunt for lunch, and worry about becoming lunch to a saber tooth tiger. We found that the best way to do this …

COMMUNITY CLASS NEWSLETTER – WEEK 2 2017-2018

“Mentoring draws people gently to the edge of their knowledge and experience, and guides them into new territory.” –The Coyote’s Guide to Connecting With Nature Building kinship with nature and each other Branches Around Our Nest Hello Nature Lovers, With transitioning from summer to fall, home to school, classroom to …

Homeschool/Unschool Enrichment – Wednesdays

TKG’s mission to re-think education has deep roots in the un-school/homeschool movement. For the last seven years, we have been building a school that steps away from the confines of the industrial revolution model of education; and on that amazing journey, we have found that our community flows in many …

Letting Happiness Flourish in the Classroom – TKG Values

TKG Focus: Whole Child. If we truly want to cultivate happiness in our homes and schools, we can’t just pay it lip service. We must model behaviors that make us happier, healthier and more productive. *** By JESSICA LAHEY/New York Times When I look out into my classroom, and take …