Keeping play in education

Keeping play in education

If you have a toddler at home, you’ve likely seen them pick up a baby doll and rock it. They may have tried to feed it a bottle or gently kissed its head. Parents quickly pull out their phones and capture these precious moments of carefree playtime. But this...
Subjects of emphasis in primary environments

Subjects of emphasis in primary environments

As the Montessori Method is designed to mirror a child’s biological development, it makes sense that each environment treats subjects slightly differently. Primary environments include children ages 3 to 6 – a time in life where children are grasping and...
A look at “Montessori” toys

A look at “Montessori” toys

If an untrained eye were to scan a Montessori toddler or primary classroom, she might see shelves filled with materials and identify those materials as toys. If that same person were to watch our students navigate the classroom, she might come to the same conclusion –...