Category: Montessori

Education – quote: Christoph Schiebold

Yes, the word should be spread … yet, education should be looked upon with a divergent mind. People say that narrow paths are difficult to walk about, yet, once you have narrowed down the whole, the vast and the big, to its least denominator,… Continue Reading “Education – quote: Christoph Schiebold”

The Pronoun – Symbol

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The Verb – Symbol

THE NOUN – Symbol

Quote:Silvana Montanaro – Understanding the Human Being

Self Esteem Participation in every day life develops a feeling of worthiness in a person called upon to share it in an active way. Children become not only users of the world in which they live, but also producers. The basic experience of being… Continue Reading “Quote:Silvana Montanaro – Understanding the Human Being”

Quote: Maria Montessori

“An adult works to perfect the environment; a child works to perfect himself.”

Guide the Child to Solve the Problem

Step one: Empathy “How sad.” “I bet that hurts”. Step Two: Send the “Power Message” “What do you think you’re going to to?” Step Three: Offer Choices “Would you like to hear what other kids have tried?” At this point offer a varizty of… Continue Reading “Guide the Child to Solve the Problem”

Multiple Intelligences

Montessori materials

Check out this site… Some free material for Montessorians…     http://www.montessorimaterials.org     It’s a nice site to receive some additional material. Ideal for ‘homeschoolers’, but also nice to add to a classroom…(mainly Children’s House and Lower Elementary/Primary).