Category Archives: Secondary – middle school

Multiples

Lire en français In this article, I will show you how to find the multiples of one or more numbers with a range of Montessori material: – the pearl bars, – the pegs board, – numbered boards from 1 to 100. … Continue reading

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Let’s go out and discover the world!

Lire en français We should always remember the words that Maria Montessori wrote in her book entitled From childhood to adolescence: “… What we wish for, us to whom the child has shown such power of intelligence, is to go … Continue reading

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What is Montessori?

Lire en français Today, we organized our first “circle” with our high school students. In the presence of our history and geography teacher, who is also our performance administrator, Didier da Silva, our French teacher, Bénédicte Dutrieux and one of … Continue reading

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Teach your child how to count from 20 to 99

 Lire en français In a previous article, I showed you how to teach your child how to count from 1 to 9 and then from 10 to19. With this new article, you will know how to teach him how to … Continue reading

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In math, fractions are so easy!

 Lire en français Maria Montessori created this very simple material to teach young children what fractions are. 1° What is a fraction? One Show the circle and explain that it is « 1 » because it is « 1 circle » and therefore, it … Continue reading

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The lesson in three steps

 Lire en français In Montessori teachings, all notions are taught during what we call «the lesson in three steps». You are already familiar with it if you have read the articles on the teaching of letters and numbers. I have … Continue reading

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If only I had been taught maths the Montessori way!

 Lire en français For the past twenty years, when I explain how mathematics are taught in Montessori schools, I am always surprised and amused by the reaction of students’ parents : « if only I had been taught fractions this … Continue reading

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