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Your Monti Kids Montessori toys have arrived or you just bought the latest toy recommended by a friend. You’re eager for your child to reap the benefits. But when you present it, your child is so not interested, looks away, and would rather rub her head on the cat. This is all normal.
How do I get my child more interested in playing with the toys the correct way? He plays with the toys the wrong way and gets irritated when I try and show him the right way and then he stops all together. Is there anything I can do to get him more interested in playing with the toys the correct way or should I just let him play with him the way he wants?
Children learn best when they move and they learn by doing. Research shows that motor development and cognitive development are “fundamentally intertwined,’ tapping into similar areas of the brain. When educational toys and activities incorporate movement, your child gains a deeper understanding of the content. Montessori is described as embodied education because it involves as many senses as possible to fully capture a child’s attention.