Here is the bundle of the ‘Intro to Montessori’ textbook – A Comprehensive Introduction of the Philosophy, the Method and the Materials developed by Dr. Maria Montessori. Whether you are interested in taking your formal training at some point or are wanting to include some of Dr. Montessori’s principles in your existing preschool or in your home life or are just curious - this easy to read textbook is for you.
After some readings about the history and philosophy, each chapter delves into a particular area of the Montessori classroom. Each chapter will be your next step toward having a better understanding of how the Montessori system works; it’s history, it’s journey and it’s practicality for today.
Included in this bundle are:
Intro to Montessori - A Brief Introduction
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 1 (History and Philosophy)
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 2 (the Spread of the Montessori Method)
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 3 (Montessori Terminology)
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 4 (the Prepared Environment)
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 5 (Practical Life)
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 6 (Sensorial)
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 7 (Math)
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 8 (Language)
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 9 (Art)
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 10 - Music
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 11 (Geography)
Intro to Montessori - Chapter 12 (Science)
No prior Montessori knowledge is required. Delve in and discover how to apply Montessori principles where you are. OR perhaps you'll whet your appetite for including formal Montessori training in your future.
Diana Zegers is a renowned and well respected Montessorian. She has owned and operated her Montessori school for more than 25 years. This textbook features many pictures from her own classroom. She writes and illustrates in a simple to understand style. She is a teacher trainer and a frequent seminar presenter. Diana is also the adjunct professor at her local college, teaching the Intro to Montessori course for which this is the textbook and Music Education for Young Children.