Essential Book List: Big Vehicles

Essential Book List: Big Vehicles

Big vehicles inspire many questions: What is that? Why is it moving? How does it move? Where is it going? These books are the perfect catalyst to send little minds thinking about those huge vehicles that move. Here are a few of our favorite books about big vehicles to...
Time to Plan for Summer Camp!

Time to Plan for Summer Camp!

It’s never too early to think about summer vacation. (Especially during a cold Chicago winter!) This year, we’re especially excited for the warm weather months, so we can launch the first ever Bennett Day Camp. With the help of our own teachers and families, as well...
What’s Included in School Tuition?

What’s Included in School Tuition?

Tuition is an important factor in choosing the right independent school for your child, as it is one of the most important investments you’ll make. No two schools are exactly alike, so it’s important to educate yourself on the questions to ask during the school search...
Essential Book List: Wonders of Space and Sky

Essential Book List: Wonders of Space and Sky

Space is a place where the imagination soars. Its innate vastness provides endless opportunities to feed a child’s curiosity with tales of limitless wonder. Here are a few of our favorite books to provide a pathway for children to explore the final frontier. “A...
Progressive Learning Beyond the Classroom

Progressive Learning Beyond the Classroom

At Bennett Day, our learning philosophies stretch outside the regular school hours, involving the entire community in the education of our children. Through a variety of enriching before- and after-school programs, students can expand their horizons further to truly...
Essential Book List: Science and Adventure

Essential Book List: Science and Adventure

These books are not for the faint of heart! Your little explorer will love reading about all of the fantastic (and sometimes creepy!) creatures that lurk in our world. Filled with intricate illustrations and expert commentary, each of these recommendations are sure to...