What is Control of Error in Montessori?

Children are always learning and growing. However, one of the aspects of learning that the Montessori…

What is normalization in Montessori?

The term “normalisation” in Montessori can be perplexing for parents who are just starting their…

How Montessori Cultivates Creativity in Children

There’s no question that children possess an abundance of creativity, and the Montessori experience…

What is Montessori Observation and Why is it Important?

Dr. Maria Montessori was a medical doctor and a scientist, and after many years of study, travel and…

Building Intrinsic Motivation in Your Child

“Turn off the TV now, otherwise no dessert after dinner tonight”, or, “If you do well in your…

Montessori Four Planes of Development

According to Dr. Maria Montessori’s philosophy, children go through different planes of development…

How to Choose a New Preschool 

Choosing a new preschool for your child is incredibly exciting, as well as daunting. Naturally, you…

The Montessori Approach to Fantasy

“The true basis of the imagination is reality.” – Dr. Maria Montessori

One of the most…

5 Tips for Choosing Books for Montessori Children

Walking into a book shop can be overwhelming with so many different choices. Ultimately, we want to choose…

Technology in the Montessori classroom

With technology now a firmly entrenched way of life for many with anything from smart homes to smartphones…