Whether you’re bound for a road trip, flight, or wilderness adventure, traveling with toddlers can be exciting and daunting. Here are 9 Montessori tips for traveling with a toddler.
The Montessori method is full of insights into parenting, teaching, and learning. Here is a Montessori glossary to help you get familiar with this brilliant and proven educational methodology.
Montessori comes in all shapes, sizes, colors, cultures, and spaces. That’s the magic of the Montessori method: it rests on following your unique child and her needs and interests. This month, Monti Kids is celebrating Montessori playspaces from far and wide.
I’m often blown away when talking to the mothers in our community by how selfless and dedicated you are to your children. My Mother’s Day wish for all of us is that we don’t just take one day to pamper ourselves but that we consistently treat ourselves with as much kindness and compassion as we give our children.
There are so many incredible options out there if you want to read more about Montessori and early childhood development. Here are 7 favorite books, curated by the Monti Kids Learning Team, that can help you do it right from home. These are Montessori classics that you will love, covering everything from Montessori theory to practical tips on raising a toddler.
Play is a universal need – even for adults. While many of us know how important it is for our children to play, we may forget to make time for play in our own lives. As Brian Sutton-Smith said, “The opposite of play is not work, it is depression.”
Easy things you can do every day to encourage your toddler to use more language.
Celebrate Halloween this year with lots of play while learning through Montessori inspired activities like making yummy treats, practicing grace & courtesy, crafts and other fun tips for the whole family, ages newborn to 100+ years old.
Simone is the author of The Montessori Toddler, a comprehensive guide to raising your toddler in a Montessori way. It includes Montessori activities, how to set up your home, and how to encourage cooperation from your children. Published in February 2018, it is practical, beautifully designed, and easy to read for busy parents.