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Bringing the Montessori Approach to your Early Years Practice

1st Edition

By Barbara Isaacs

Routledge

96 pages

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pub: 2007-03-22
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Description

Have you ever wondered what the Montessori approach is all about and whether it can be used to benefit the young children in your setting? This book will answer all your questions and more. It includes:

  • details about the Montessori approach
  • examples from specialist Montessori schools and nurseries
  • examples of non-specialist settings implementing Montessori principles for the benefit of the children
  • practical activities
  • advice on planning and assessment methods.

Reviews

'The Early Years Philosophy series is a great new set of books introducing some of the most important early years philosophies and showing how aspects of them could be incorporated into your own practice.' - Nursery Education Plus

Table of Contents

1. Background 2. The Montessori Approach 3. The Montessori Early Years Curriculum 4. Montessori and the Foundation Stage Appendix 1: How the Early Learning Goals are met at a Montessori Nursery Appendix 2: Montessori Activities and Materials Appendix 3: Further Reading

About the Author/Editor

Barabra Isaacs is a leading Montessori practitioner and teacher trainer, having held some of the UK's key Montessori positions. She is currently Principal of Montessori Centre International (MCI), the UK's largest Montessori Training College.

About the Series

Bringing ... to your Early Years Practice

This accessible series introduces some of the most important early years philosophies and shows how aspects of them could be incorporated into your setting.

Each book provides:

  • An outline of the background to the approach
  • Clear explanations of the relevance to contemporary thinking
  • Suggestions to help you to plan a successful learning environment
  • Examples of what each individual philosophy looks like in practice.
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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDU000000
EDUCATION / General