Curriculum Snapshot: Practical Life

Curriculum Snapshot: Practical Life

Have you ever wondered why your child is fascinated with how you fold the towels, set the table, or mop the floor? Children, like all human beings, want to communicate with others, to do important work, and contribute to society. This desire is...

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Material Spotlight: Sandpaper Numbers

Material Spotlight: Sandpaper Numbers

Introducing the Sandpaper Numbers The Sandpaper Numbers are an important foundational Montessori mathematics material that introduce numerals 0 – 9 to young children. Like other Montessori sandpaper materials, the Sandpaper Numbers are tactile...

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Material Spotlight: Knobbed Cylinders

Material Spotlight: Knobbed Cylinders

Introducing the Knobbed Cylinders The Knobbed Cylinders are a Montessori Sensorial material, designed to assist children in making distinctions in their immediate environment. This material primarily engages the senses of touch and sight. The...

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Encouraging Resilience in Children

Encouraging Resilience in Children

Encouraging Resilience in Children Life is full of challenges and obstacles that can cause children to feel overwhelmed and frustrated. We all experience a range of stressors in our day-to-day lives, and children are no exception. Tripping and...

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Material Spotlight: Large Number Cards

Material Spotlight: Large Number Cards

Introducing the Large Number Cards The Large Number Cards are a Montessori Mathematics material which are used to introduce young children to the decimal system. The material consists of four sets of cards which represent the different categories...

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Material Spotlight: Metal Insets

Material Spotlight: Metal Insets

Introducing the Metal Insets The Metal Insets are part of the Montessori Language Curriculum. They are a learning tool used to prepare children for writing. This eye-catching material is comprised of ten flat metal squares that have two...

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New Early Education Centre for Engadine

New Early Education Centre for Engadine

New Early Education Centre for Engadine A new early education centre is opening its doors in Engadine. Engadine Montessori Academy is holding its grand opening on Saturday, from 9.30am to 1pm, and hopes to be operating by the end of the month...

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Material Spotlight: Touch Tablets

Material Spotlight: Touch Tablets

Introducing the Touch Tablets The Touch Tablets form part of the Montessori Sensorial Curriculum, which aims to teach children how to classify items within their environment using the five senses. The Touch Tablets focus on the tactile sense of...

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