To let the kid do as he likes while he has not yet developed any powers of controls is to betray the idea of freedom. - Maria Montessori
Oppositional Defiant Disorder Strategies
Teaching children to behave gets better rewards when you're positive rather than critical. Positive parenting by Mum in a Nutshell
"Don't question your ability to teach your child. Question putting your child into the same system that left you feeling incapable of teaching your child."
The lessons are in the struggle! I struggle with this all the time, constantly having to remind myself that they need to learn how to make difficult choices and that they can be strong in difficult times. For the difficult times and difficult choices will always come.
Quotes of Maria Montessori | Inspiration for Teachers and Parents - Montessori Nature
Great comparison of Montessori vs traditional preschool.
Activities for Toot and Puddle Books | Joy Focused Learning
My Baby Boy
Love this quote my cousin shared about celebrating the child you have!
shaving cream marbled rainbows
We shall walk together on the path of life, for all things are part of the universe, and are connected with each other to form one whole unity -- Maria Montessori
Games for Kids: Zero to Two Book of Play
A child's play is not simply a reproduction of what he has experienced, but a creative reworking of the impressions he has acquired. —Vygotsky
Being a Montessori teacher is embracing the same life long love of learning as your students, and sharing the journey with them. #MontessoriQuotes