Art Process in Montessori Education

Art Process in Montessori Education

Teaching art appreciation, and the skills associated with artistic expression, is an important part of the Montessori Art Curriculum. This is because the study of art is fundamental to children’s creative, visual, sensorial, and emotional...

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Material Spotlight: Metal Inset

Material Spotlight: Metal Inset

The Metal Inset is a part of the Montessori Language Curriculum. They are a learning tool used to prepare children for writing as they provide students with the opportunity to practice holding a writing instrument while working on their fine...

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Doctor Maria Montessori’s 148th Birthday

Doctor Maria Montessori’s 148th Birthday

On the 31st of August, Montessori Academy celebrated the 148th Birthday of Doctor Maria Montessori (1870 – 1952) the Founder of Montessori Education! Doctor Maria Montessori was born in Chiaravalle, Italy in 1870. Breaking down conventional...

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Science Week 2018

Science Week 2018

From 11th – 19th of August, Montessori Academy celebrated National Science Week! This week of exciting experiments and events aims to encourage children to be interested in science, and to be fascinated by the world we live in. Below are age...

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Campus Feature: Engadine Montessori Academy

Campus Feature: Engadine Montessori Academy

In the quiet suburbs of South Sydney, Engadine Montessori Academy opens each weekday to educate and care for little ones, who enjoy growing in the natural and engaging learning environment. Since opening last year, the early learning campus has...

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Material Spotlight: The Bead Cabinet

Material Spotlight: The Bead Cabinet

The Montessori Bead Cabinet, or Bead Chain Cabinet, is a beautiful and eye-catching material that is found in every Montessori Academy preschool classroom. The Mathematics material is comprised of a tall wooden cabinet, numerous coloured beads...

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The Montessori Classroom: Inspired Design

The Montessori Classroom: Inspired Design

The essence of Doctor Maria Montessori’s educational philosophy is the holistic development of the child, and every element of the learning curriculum supports this goal, including the design of the classroom. Commonly referred to the ‘prepared...

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Campus Feature: Leichhardt Montessori Academy

Campus Feature: Leichhardt Montessori Academy

Nestled in the buzzy Italian precinct of Norton Street, Leichhardt Montessori Academy offers an exceptional educational experience that combines genuine Italian history, with a vibrant early learning environment. Prior to becoming Leichhardt...

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Material Spotlight: The Botany Cabinet

Material Spotlight: The Botany Cabinet

The Botany Cabinet, or the Leaf cabinet as it is sometimes known, is a Montessori sensorial material that provides children with an introduction to the world of botany. It is also one of the first Montessori materials children work with that...

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