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  • Maria Montessori And The Montessori Method

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    Maria Montessori was born on August 1870, in a small town in Italy. She was the first woman to obtain her medical degree, which was in 1896. She was intended to challenge the trust of Educations worldwide. In 1906, Maria Montessori worked with handicap children and decided to open her first school, called Casa dei Bambini, which meant Children’s House. She is the founder of education called Montessori Method. The Montessori method teaches children to learn through the work that they do. She is also

  • Maria Montessori

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    The Montessori Philosophy Maria Montessori (1870-1952) was truly a radical in terms of her philosophy regarding children and the fact that she was putting it forward at a time when children were most often thought of as extensions of their parent, their parents ' beliefs and culture, and a creature to be shaped in ways that would create an "appropriate" and "successful" adult based on those beliefs. The collective consciousness regarding childrearing was that it was important to replicate

  • The Montessori Method

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    In order to discuss the suitability of the Montessori Method to the revised primary school curriculum, one must gain some understanding of both. This essay will briefly explore the revised primary curriculum, the Montessori Method and finally discuss the suitability of the Montessori Method in teaching the new curriculum. The revised Primary School Curriculum (1999) developed as a result of input from the Review Body on the Primary Curriculum (1990), the National Convention on Education (1994)

  • Montessori Philosophy

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    Therefore, a duty of Montessori teacher is to ensure that a classroom provides activities and motives for normalization to occur. So, how is an adult or a Montessori teacher can help a child overcome these deviations and help them along the path to normalization? As stated by Dr Maria Montessori, a Montessori teacher must practice patience rather than anger. An adult who is impatient or angry cannot build confidence

  • Characteristics Of Montessori

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    child. Dr. Maria Montessori express it as, “It breaks the bonds of social life, deprives it of nourishment.” Younger children absorb many things from older children by observing them in the environment, and older children learn to take care of younger children. It develops the admiration of younger children toward the older and motivation to develop themselves. On the other hand, the older start feel the responsibility to take care of others and self-confidence. Moreover, Dr. Montessori discovered that

  • Advantages Of Montessori

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    The Montessori style of education comes from the educator Maria Montessori. Montessori believed that teaching a child should be created on the basis that children are all individual humans whom have different strengths, needs, interests and learning styles. “In Montessori classrooms children make creative choices in their learning, while the classroom and the teacher offers age-appropriate activities to guide the process.” However in the traditional education system we a have the child repeat something

  • The School Of The Montessori

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    Despite the shutdown of Montessori schools because of Mussolini and fascist Italy, it is apparent that this would not be the end of the Montessori movement. Through the use of newspaper articles, and education journals, it is evident that her innovative techniques impacted multiple parts of the world. However, it can be argued that she was a driving force in the education systems of Great Britain, and the United States. The Montessori method peaked a lot of people’s interest in England. Many viewed

  • Maria Montessori

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    Maria Montessori Julianne Perry ECE101: Introduction to Early Childhood Education Monica Kelly June 13, 2011 Thesis: Maria Montessori 's way of learning is very unique; her theory was for children learn in a natural and parent-supported environment. Outline I. Education of Montessori 1. First woman to receive a Medical Degree in Italy A. Studied psychiatry, education and anthropology. B. Worked, wrote and spoke for children with special needs 2. Many schools

  • Montessori Education Essay

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    Research paper on Montessori Education {Kierre Davis} (American Public Universty} Abstract This research paper intends to explain and describe factors and features of Montessori education and Montessori school. It illustrates the practical implementation of Montessori education. It is an old method of education operating since 100 years. It started from the indigent nursery school in Rome and afterwards, it continued to expand at a larger scale. Approximations specify that over 5000 schools

  • Montessori Sensitive Periods

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    to “a special sensibility which a creature acquires in its infantile state" (Montessori, 1966, p.38). Such sensitive periods were first discovered in insects by the Dutch scientist Hugo de Vries, but according to Montessori, can also be found in children and are very important to consider in teaching. Each sensitive period is a "transient disposition and is limited to the acquisition of a particular trait" (Montessori, 1966, p.38). Once the sensitive period is over, the sensibility disappears due