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Montessori Method

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Publisher Comments:

This book is Montessori's own exposition of the theory behind her innovative educational techniques. She shows parents, teachers and administrators how to "free a child to learn through his own efforts".

Table of Contents

A critical consideration of the new pedagogy in its relation to modern science — History of methods — Inaugural address delivered on the occasion of the opening of one of the "children's houses" — Pedagogical methods used in the "children's houses" — Discipline — How the lesson should be given — Exercises of practical life — Refection-the child's diet — Muscular education-gymnastics — Nature in education-agricultural labour: culture of plants and animals — Manual labour-the potter's art, and building — Education of the senses — Education of the senses and illustrations of the didactic material: general sensibility: the tactile, thermic, baric and stereognostic senses — General notes on the education of the senses — Intellectual education — Method for the teaching of reading and writing — Description of the method and didactic material used — Language in childhood — Teaching of numeration: introduction to arithmetic — Sequence of exercises — General review of discipline — Conclusions and impressions.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307772541
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Subject:
Education : Teaching Methods & Materials - Social Science
Author:
Montessori, Maria
Subject:
Montessori, maria, 1870-1952
Subject:
Preschool & Kindergarten
Subject:
Montessori method of education
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - Classroom Planning
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - General
Subject:
Administration
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - Social Science
Subject:
Experimental Methods
Subject:
Montessori
Subject:
Education
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Education -- Philosophy.
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials / Science
Subject:
Education (Early childhood)
Subject:
Education-General
Subject:
Education-Montessori
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
1964
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
376

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