Tag: writing

Cursive Cards

For the past few weeks, Zach has shown a strong interest in sounds and letters.  He’s constantly pointing out letters and asking what sound they make, and then thinking of words that start with that sound.  However, he’s not keen on tracing the sandpaper…

To Follow the Child

Now that Zachary is three years old, I’m constantly surprised by how differently Montessori happens at home and in school. In a classroom, you plan your lessons in part around the child’s interests and abilities, but also based on the sequence in your album. The…

The Moveable Alphabet

A trainer once asked my classmates and me the following: “If you were on a deserted island and could only take two Montessori materials with you to support a child’s intellectual development, what would they be?”  We pondered, debated, and finally concluded that for…

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The Full Montessori is now on Facebook (see the handy little box on the right margin, just waiting for your FB picture). “Like” us to get Montessori quotes and links to child development articles and blog posts from around the web.  Because your News Feed…

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