Dr. Maria Montessori, Physician, Anthropologist and Pedagogue, studied children of all racial, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds for over fifty years. Her intense scientific observation of the human being from birth to maturity allowed her to distill a body of philosophical, psychological and pedagogical principles.These, together with a vast range of auto-didactic materials became the legendary Montessori Method of Education.
Montessori Approach – Hand to Brain Connection
Tactile learning employed in Montessori Method asserts that the hands are child’s strongest link to the brain. As this method emphasizes ‘learning by doing’, children are able to master information more quickly and easily. Montessori Method holds a proven place in creating progressive neural pathways that facilitate cognitive development.
Areas to ExploreThere are four main domains in the Pre-School program,
- Exercise of Practical Life
- Sensorial activities