Category Archives: Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori’s “scientific pedagogy”: revolutionary discoveries for school

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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Let’s bake some cakes!

Lire en français Now that our hens regularly lay eggs, we can cook! Last Friday, with our primary school students, we made some really nice cakes. The kids were thrilled! Following the instructions of the recipe can be helpful to … Continue reading

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The sensory material

Lire en français In a previous article on the essential material needed in a Montessori nursery class, I wrote about the importance of the material dedicated to “everyday life”. The following article is dedicated to sensory material. The period 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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A few rules to follow if you want to teach your child how to read

 Lire en français As I wrote in previous articles, it is always positive to teach your child how to read before the first grade, despite what most teachers will tell you. With the start of the school year, I receive … 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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~ Develop a child’s hearing sense.

 Lire en français This article is a follow up to “help the dyslexics” and the article on the material used to develop the senses. I am going to show you how to handle two equipments used to develop a young … Continue reading

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