Marine Science Camp
July 15, 2015
In this video a Montessori teacher is displaying the correct way to use the Knobbed Cylinder activity. The Knobbed Cylinder activity is a visual perception of dimension and coordinati...
July 14, 2015
The Broad Stair activity is introduced after the Pink Tower activity at The Children's Schoolhouse Montessori Preschool.
July 13, 2015
Building the Pink Tower is one of the first Montessori exercises practiced at The Children's Schoolhouse Montessori Preschool.
Originally published on www.michaelolaf.net
Practical life activities provide every child, by instinct, wants to learn and grow to the limit of his or her abilities.
July 11, 2015
Balance Care of Self, Others and the Environment
The child can only develop by means of experience in his environment. We call such experience work. —Dr. Maria Montessori
July 10, 2015
"What is a scientist? We give the name scientist to the type of man who has felt experiment to be a means guiding him to search out the deep truth of life, to lift a veil from its fas...
Originally published on Developing Capable Children
By: Chip DeLorenzo, M.Ed.
There has been a lot of attention on the topic of bullying in the last decade. It has been warranted. For too long this type of behavior has been written o...
July 9, 2015
"One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child."
July 8, 2015
"The greatest sign of success for a teacher... is to be able to say, 'The children are now working as if I did not exist.'"
Furniture does not have to be expensive; it can be as simple, or as elegant, as any other furniture in the home. The important thing is that it is of a size and quality to...
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If you can walk, you can dance. If you can talk, you can sing. —Zimbabwe Proverb
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