Debunking Montessori Criticism and Myths

In the year 1907, Dr. Maria Montessori introduced a revolutionary pedagogical tool that takes account of holistic development in children. The Montessori method of education is a pedagogical tool that focuses on inculcating valuable lessons,  with the help of auto-didactic education, hands-on learning, and collaborative play.  The Montessori Method and Montessori Principles help mold the…

Montessori vs Traditional education

It is every parent’s desire to provide their child with a proper, well-rounded education. It can be quite intimidating at first to choose an educational institution for the child when one does not know where to begin. The education of a developing mind should be constructed with immense research and must cater to every aspect…

Pink Tower in Montessori

If you are just beginning to initiate Montessori education at home or planning to enroll your child in a Montessori School, you might have come across the term “Montessori Materials”. The Montessori Method of education provides children with several specifically developed Montessori materials that facilitate effective education.  Montessori Materials are the cornerstone of Montessori philosophy…

Montessori for Children with Autism

It is every parent’s dream to provide their child with an environment that not only helps them achieve academic attainments but also facilitates the development of inner potential. An appropriate educational environment builds the child’s confidence, helps them become independent as well as self-reliant individuals.  If you are looking for an educational tool that provides…

Montessori Activities

When given structured and appropriate freedom children begin to thrive. The Montessori Method of education provides children with a prepared environment where children have the opportunity to participate in auto-didactic education.  According to Dr. Maria Montessori, from birth to age 6, children have an absorbent mind and are highly receptive to stimuli present in the…

Montessori Sensorial Activities

According to Dr. Maria Montessori, the senses are the gateway to knowledge. During the first six years, the child goes through a sensitive period and is most receptive to sensorial stimulation.  The Montessori Method of education incorporates the stimulation of senses in the curriculum. According to this unique pedagogical tool, the child gathers information and…

Montessori Maths Activities

Mathematics is an integral part of every individual’s life and also the most difficult to master. Children when given freedom and opportunities are able to thrive.  The Montessori method is a unique pedagogical tool that encourages children to indulge in child-led or auto-didactic education. With the help of hands-on learning and unique Montessori materials, children…

How Montessori can help ADHD childrens

Parents of pupils who are diagnosed with certain behavioral or educational disabilities often face challenges in determining the right educational institution that will help the child progress.  A traditional preschool classroom that incorporates bright colored walls, flashy posters, and toys that can become quite distracting for children with behavioral disorders or learning disabilities like ADHD. …

Fine Motor Skills

All infants move through specific stages of development that integrate two basic categories of movement that are essential for one’s survival. This distinct set of skills is referred to as Motor Skills are actions that involve the movement of body muscles. Motor skills are further categorized into two groups: Gross Motor skills: movements or actions…

Montessori Books for Parents

The Montessori Method is a century-old pedagogical tool that has managed to facilitate education for children regardless of the technological changes over the years.  For parents who want to create an appropriate environment for their child, facilitate education based on Montessori Principles, and help the child with higher levels of physical and cognitive attainments, sufficient…