New Englad School of Montessori
New Englad School of Montessori
Homework Ideas that Anyone Can Use
Homework, the Montessori Way, is a comprehensive list of ideas that may be used in the home and with all ages, birth to adolescent.
Approved Homework Activities.pdf
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Three Period Lesson
The three period lesson is an integral part of the Montessori curriculum. The three period lesson assists the teacher by providing immediate feedback as to a child’s cognition about a particular con
P to P vol3 iss 01 07.pdf
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Parenting for Independence
"No one can be free unless he is independent" - Maria Montessori
Discusses the importance of independence and how it builds: self-esteem, leadership qualities, sense of community, and problem solving
P to P vol3 iss3.pdf
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Montessori's Planes of Development
Maria Montessori compared the child to the life of a butterfly. The changing traits are not as clear in the child as they are with the insect. Each stage is like that of a “rebirth” of the child.
planes of development.pdf
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An Introduction to the Montessori Enviroment
A Montessori Education encompasses all areas of the child’s life: academic, social, emotional and physical. Montessori Instructors,
P to P vol3 iss1.pdf
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Motor Education
The education of a child’s physical movements is very complex as it must correspond to all the coordinated movements which the
child has to establish in his physiological organism. The child, if...
P to P vol3 iss2.pdf
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Shopper's Guide to Pesticides in Produce
From Thanks to the forward from Sarwat Patel. 3 pages
Pesticides in Produce.pdf
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The New First Week: Too Much Too Soon?
Article of interest to families of young children Newsweek 9\11\06
Too Much Too Soon.pdf
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Reading with Your Child
Reading increases a child’s understanding of the world, and provides a variety of experiences. Children also increase their vocabulary by reading a variety of books. Following are some suggestions..
P to P vol3 iss4.pdf
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10 Foods Not To Give Your Kids By Joe Wilkes
"As physical activity decreases,and processed-food intake increases, kids aren't burning calories the way their parents might have when they were their age. They are establishing eating habits that t
10 Foods Not Good for Kids.pdf
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Parent & Child Interactions
In our ever-changing world, it is important to have a secure relationship with your child, one where your child feels comfortable speaking to you about a concern...
vol3 iss6.pdf
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The Child in the Family
“The child is sensitive and impressionable to such a degree that the adult ought to monitor everything he says and does, for everything is literally engraved in the child’s mind.” M.M. The...
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Cycles of Activity
Montessori describes cycles of activity as an indirect preparation for future life. A child sets out to do a certain task, one that may not have an obvious outcome to the adult, and the child feels...
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How to Read to Your Child
Children need to be read to from infancy through elementary school. Reading to your child on a daily basis improves your child’s comprehension development, vocabulary expansion, and exposure to...
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Scholarship program available to Primary (3 - 6) and Elementary (6 - 12) aged children.  All information is provided to FAST and kept confidential to Independent School Management FAST advisors. Opens Jan. 1st for the following Fall school year.  Closes April 30th.

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