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What Is the Montessori 3-Year Cycle?

Many parents, upon researching the Montessori method, come across their first snag at the three-year cycle. Questions arise like, What is it? and Is three years in one classroom really necessary? For many parents that last question hits home in kindergarten. It’s the year many children enrolled in Montessori preschools may switch to a non-Montessori …

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How to Have a Montessori Birthday Celebration

As an educational philosophy focused on collaborative play, hands-on learning, and self-directed activity, Montessori classrooms have a simple and unique way of celebrating children’s birthdays. In fact, the Montessori celebration of life is far from the birthday traditions we’re used to see or do each year. Below you can learn more about the Montessori birthday …

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Montessori Terminology – 14 Montessori Terms to Know

Even if you are new to Montessori, you have likely already figured out there are a lot of Montessori terminologies to take in. There are several Montessori terms you will hear more than others, though. Many terms are more helpful for Montessori teachers to familiarize themselves with than for Montessori parents to know. I’m going …

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The Pros and Cons of Montessori Education

Finding the perfect school for your child can be a stressful task. There are many things to consider. Looking over this list of pros and cons of Montessori will help you make an informed decision about your child’s education. One of the biggest questions you may ask yourself is, “Will this school prepare my child …

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Stereognostic Sense in Montessori: Definition and Activities

This important sense, which is usually taken for granted, can be a powerful tool for blind people throughout their lives. In order to help facilitate stereognostic sense in Montessori education and other settings for children with disabilities, it’s important that educators understand not only how stereognostic sense works but also its importance in everyday life. …

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Baby Hates Tummy Time? Try These Tips

In this article, you will learn about Montessori and tummy time. You will also get lots of practical advice about how to implement time on the belly successfully for your baby. You’ll even get some alternatives to tummy time for those babies that are adamant about refusing to participate in belly time on the floor. …

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List of the Best Montessori Toddler Toys Online

The Montessori educational philosophy encourages children to be independent, resourceful, and curious explorers. But it isn’t just restricted to the classroom – Montessori toddler toys and materials can be used at home. For parents of toddlers, there’s a wide range of Montessori toddler toys and materials you can introduce into your home to support their …

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8 Montessori Subscription Boxes Every Child Will Love

Implementing Montessori learning at home can be challenging with all the different information you get from social media and other sources. It doesn’t have to be a complicated thing, though – and Montessori subscription boxes can definitely help you out. Whether you are looking for Montessori book and art subscription boxes or a Montessori toy …

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The Topponcino: A Montessori Newborn Essential

A Topponcino might sound like the latest drink from your favorite coffee shop, but it’s actually something that’s going to help your new baby adjust to life outside the womb. For parents following the Montessori method, it’s considered an essential item for a baby’s first months, providing comfort for both you and your little one. …

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