Art in Montessori

Art is another form of expression. Children often communicate their feelings, experiences and emotions using art. Do we teach art in a Montessori classroom? No, the focus is mainly on teaching how to use different art mediums so the children can express themselves. Art is naturally integrated in all parts of a Montessori classroom. In the Toddler …

Benefits of Children – in the Kitchen

We can’t stress enough the benefits of children working inside the kitchen. The Kitchen work helps the child as well as the whole family. Food is quintessential to forming strong bonds with all members of the family, hence the learning takes centre stage. Lets look at learning that happens in the Kitchen  Sensory Kitchen is …

Individualised Learning – A necessity for preschoolers

Individualised learning is not only important but a necessity in the pre schooling age. The needs of each child are unique and we can’t generalise the learning to cover curriculum to make the child learn. The key to early learning is getting children interested in learning. Ofcourse this is easier said than done, however if …

Discipline in COVID Crisis

We are at home all the time! This lockdown is very difficult for the children. When schools were on, children had a clear schedule to their days. The outdoor play was something they looked forward to as they met friends of their age groups and had greater social interaction. However now they are always at …

Montessori at Home: Week 7

This week we again share some exciting activities to do at home. Practical Life Food Preparation : Bake a cake with your child. Pre-measure all the ingredients and then invite your child. The child can mix all the dry ingredients. They love to whisk. Let them whisk all the liquid ingredients. They can even help pour the batter in the …