Bennett Day School News

Learning through pasta and a progressive approach

The beauty in students and teachers constructing the learning together is that it allows children’s curiosity to guide the investigation and learning. Recently, our class discovered our shared interest in pasta after one of the students built a...

Tinker Lab Take-Apart and Circuits Galore!

Curious to see what’s happening in our Tinker Labs?

Early Childhood Campus

The world of electricity and circuits is all about making connections; literally and figuratively.  Squishy Circuits are an excellent avenue for our youngest learners to...

Northwestern University Learning Scientists Partner with Bennett Day School

 

Collaboration over ‘design thinking’ benefits both sides

CHICAGO, Ill.  – What happens when inventive children work side by side with university students on a design problem? Northwestern University researchers are testing the idea with...

Winter Twilight in Our Community

---by Kate Cicchelli and Meg Fitzgerald

Last Friday, we hosted our 3rd Annual Winter Twilight event, and evening of reading and family gathering inspired by Italy’s Reggio Narra, a citywide event dedicated to the concept of narrative.  Throughout...

Chicago Toy and Game Fair & Our Black Friday Picks

 

Harvest Festival - Fall 2016

Harvest Fest - Fall 2017

We had a truly amazing time at today's first trimester Harvest Festival. This event is an opportunity for parents and guardians to learn about our programs through hands-on, tangible experiences. This morning, our families...

A Grand Affair, Our Community Open House

Welcome to the neighborhood!

We had a fantastic time at our community open house, A Grand Affair! We have really been feeling the love since we opened our Flagship campus just twelve weeks ago in Chicago's West Town neighborhood. We have seen...

A Busy Autumn Season at Bennett Day School!

The leaves are changing, the children have found their routines, and our community is hosting a variety of events for prospective and enrolled families alike. Come out and join us at one or more of the upcoming events:

The Importance of Family Share

Bennett Day School at the Second Annual Barnes & Noble Mini Maker Faire!

Bennett Day School is honored to announce its invitation to participate in the Barnes & Noble second annual Mini Maker Faire on November 5, 2016 at 10am. This fantastic event lineup will give customers the opportunity to “Meet the Makers” by...