Sensory activities One of my favorite sensorial materials is the Knobbed Cylinders. This is a material designed by Dr. Montessori, … More

# Tag: Montessori Math

# Can Montessori Prepare a Child for Common Core Math?

Is Common Core math similar to Montessori math? I was recently thinking about the Common Core standards that have been … More

# Montessori Math: The Spindle Boxes

Montessori and child development Every material designed by Dr. Montessori had the child’s hands in mind. Dr. Montessori believed that … More

# The Zero Game

How does Montessori teach math? Montessori math activities focus on associating quantities with their corresponding numbers. The progression goes like … More

# Open-ended Toys: Magna-tiles

Are Magna-Tiles a Montessori material? Last Spring, while I was in the low-energy end stages of pregnancy with our third … More

# Montessori Math: The Golden Bead Material, part 1

How does Montessori teach math? Remember how daunting math became for you when the numbers started getting longer and longer? … More