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An Overview of the Montessori Curriculum

Montessori Lessons Categories

This content provides an overview of the Montessori method including the Montessori sequence of lessons and lessons for the Montessori areas of the classroom.

Lessons include Practical Life, Sensorial, Math, Language, Geography, History, Art, & Peace.

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How to Present a Montessori Brown Stair Sensorial Lesson

The Montessori Brown Stair is work included within the Sensorial sequence. Specifically, it’s located within the visual sense of the sequence. During these works, children learn to visually discriminate between the differences between various objects. What is the Montessori Brown Stair? The work is made up of 10 brown prisms of the same length (20 …

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Classification by Category Pre-Reading Montessori Language Lesson

Montessori Pre-Reading Lessons are a phenomenal way to introduce reading and writing to children. Most often children enjoy the lessons. Be sure to include beautiful, relatable materials that draw kids into the language learning. This post includes an AMS approach to the Classification by Category Pre-Reading lesson in a Montessori Early Childhood classroom. The possibilities …

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Simple Montessori Toddler Activity – Open Close Tray

Kids love Open Close trays! Some of the best Practical Life for young children are quite simple to put together. In this case, we have an “Open and Close Bottles” tray. Great for fine motor and practical life skill development, I highly recommend creating one of these activity trays as a permanent fixture in your …

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Your One Stop Shop – The BEST Montessori Math Materials & Activities

Curious about the Montessori Math Activities? I thought a useful place to start would be to share the sequence of Montessori Math materials, activities & lessons that I learned in my training program. Keep in mind that this is a PATH, not linear. Some lessons (Numeration and Place Value) are given in order, while others …

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[Montessori at Home] Fine Motor Skills Nuts & Bolts Basket

In order to continue integrating Montessori at Home, I created a Fine Motor Skills Nuts and Bolts Basket. Like many of you, we carry a vision with every activity we plan. This vision doesn’t always play out. This diversion, of course, is a wonderful part of the activity, perhaps highlighting the whole point of the …

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