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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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Written expression

Lire en français It is possible to work on written expression as soon as children learn how to write. Keep in mind that you must always teach concrete before abstract. . This morning, for example, I worked on a description with … Continue reading

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Material needed in a nursery class of a Montessori school

 Lire en français This article presents the material needed to obtain the required environment in a Montessori class dedicated to children aged 2 ½ to 6 years old. The class must be separated in a number of very distinct areas. … Continue reading

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How pouring liquids can help your child in his preparation to writing

 Lire en français You can organize these exercises for your child between the ages of 18 months and 4 – 5 years old. The younger the child, the simplest the material must be. The child must be able to handle … 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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In nursery school, develop the child’s autonomy

 Lire en français It is during nursery school years, between the ages of 2 and 6, that it is essential to develop a young child’s autonomy. Favor a child’s self-sufficiency means developing his self-confidence. He will feel more independent from … Continue reading

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Exercises for small children: taking care of the environment

 Lire en français Among the category of material called “practical life”, the exercises named “taking care of the environment” are used to develop the small child’s manual dexterity and to develop his autonomy towards the environment. Among these exercises, you … Continue reading

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