Marine Science Camp
June 30, 2015
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The following is the text from this section of the 2009-2010 edition of The Joyful Child, Montessori from Birth to Three. To see other sections of this publication return to:...
June 24, 2015
Submitted by Lucy Hieronymus
I hope that this information will set your mind at ease about few classroom myths. Always keep in mind that most of the time your children are keenly aware of what gets your attention...
June 23, 2015
The three-year-old preschool child loves order and consistency. The classroom is set up “just so”. Everything is in its place when the children arrive. The teachers help the preschool...
June 18, 2015
“The secret of good teaching is to regard the child’s intelligence as a fertile field in which seeds may be sown to grow under the heat of flaming imagination. Our aim is not only to...
Dr. Montessori said, “The hand is a delicate and structurally complicated organ, which not only allows the mind to manifest itself, but to enter into...
A celebration of life for the preschool/kindergarten age child
The children enjoy celebrating their birthdays at school with a walk around the sun! This celebration also includes a li...
June 17, 2015
A Biography With Insight Into Her Spiritual Nature
Dr. Maria Montessori (1870 -1952), made history by becoming the first woman physician in Italy. She was born in Chiaraville, and edu...
Maria Montessori And Helen Keller
“There must be provision for the child to have contact with nature; to understand and appreciate the order, the harmony and the beauty in nature.”
June 16, 2015
A favorite of the Montessori preschool child
We need to take time each day to speak to the children quietly. We need to bring the idea of quiet to their consciousness and give them an...
June 15, 2015
“Education of even a very small child…does not aim at preparing him for school, but for life…” -Dr. Maria Montessori
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