Maria Montessori

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  • Maria Montessori
    • History
    • Theory
      • Children teach themselves
      • Follow the child
    • Foundations & Principles
      • Correcting the child
        • No need to raise your voice
        • Children make mistakes
        • Recognize the mistake calmly
      •   Following the child
        • Follow the child in what they need to do
        • Give them opportunity & freedom
        • Do not be overprotective
        • Do not tell them what to do
        • Present them with choices
        • Stand back and watch the child
      • Prepared Environment
        • The environment is the link for the child to learn from adults
        • Allow freedom of movement and choice
      • The absorbent mind
        • The language of the adult is one that a child will easily pick up
        • You need to be careful of what you saying
  • Born in Italy in 1870
    • History
  • First woman in Italy to earn a medical degree
    • Studied Psychology, Anthropology and Education
      • Left medicine to teach in 1906
        • Nominated to Noble Peace prize in 1949, 1950, 1951
          • Believed in controlled environments for education
            • Theory
              • Children teach themselves
              • Follow the child
          •   Believed every child was born with some particular strength, mentally
            •   Independence 
              • Foundations & Principles
                • Correcting the child
                  • No need to raise your voice
                  • Children make mistakes
                  • Recognize the mistake calmly
                •   Following the child
                  • Follow the child in what they need to do
                  • Give them opportunity & freedom
                  • Do not be overprotective
                  • Do not tell them what to do
                  • Present them with choices
                  • Stand back and watch the child
                • Prepared Environment
                  • The environment is the link for the child to learn from adults
                  • Allow freedom of movement and choice
                • The absorbent mind
                  • The language of the adult is one that a child will easily pick up
                  • You need to be careful of what you saying
              • Make the child independent and be able to do things for themselves
                • Self-belief, self-confidence and esteem
            • “Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.”
              •   Independence 
                • Make the child independent and be able to do things for themselves
                  • Self-belief, self-confidence and esteem
            • Observation
              • UntitlObserve without preconceived ideas
                • Observation

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