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How Montessori Miniature Environments Develop Language

How Montessori Miniature Environments Develop Language

Montessori miniature environments are a must-have for your teaching toolkit. Your language learning environment isn’t complete without them!   Specifically, they’re an essential resource for language development. They help to build sophisticated vocabulary and grammar comprehension through exploration and discovery....

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3 part cards for Montessori Elementary Grades

3 part cards for Montessori Elementary Grades

Want to know how to get the most out of these small but effective learning cards for your elementary graders?   Of course you do!   Nomenclature cards are an important resource to include in your Montessori classroom. They’re easy...

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Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week

This week is mental health awareness week here in New Zealand. The theme this "explore your way of wellbeing". This recognizes that that wellbeing is personal, but also communal in nature.  Sir Mason Durie, who is behind the holistic model...

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A Montessori Class in Thailand

A Montessori Class in Thailand

I'm Shaquita, Kru Shaquita, and I teach Upper Elementary at a Private bilingual Montessori school in Northern Thailand. I currently have 19 students and I am expecting the 20th to join us in October. We've already met and she's toured...

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What is the role of a Modern Montessori Teacher?

What is the role of a Modern Montessori Teacher?

Teachers are an important part of any classroom. What a teacher does is often thought to be very important. However the question of who the teacher is at their core does not often come up for discussion in mainstream teaching....

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A morning in my Montessori 6-9 classroom

A morning in my Montessori 6-9 classroom

  Due to popular demand this is a glimpse into what happens in my Montessori class in New Zealand. I currently teach Years 1-3.  I hope this helps you see some practicalities of my class and may give you some...

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