The Absorbent Mind

Author: Maria Montessori
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1492974579
Release Date: 2013-10-18

The author's views on the mind of children beginning at birth and the great capacity that their minds have during early development.

The Absorbent Mind

Author: Maria M. Montessori
ISBN: OCLC:36006510
Release Date: 1949
Genre: Child psychology

The Absorbent Mind Scholar s Choice Edition

Author: Maria Montessori
ISBN: 1297022750
Release Date: 2015-02-14

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

The Montessori Method

Author: Maria Montessori
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0742519120
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Education

Provides information on the life and work of Maria Montessori along with an abridged and annotated edition of "The Montessori Method."

The Montessori Reader

Author: Maria Montessori
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781625588760
Release Date: 2013-03-25
Genre: Education

The Montessori method revolutionized how children were educated. The Montessori method is characterized by an emphasis on self-directed activity on the part of the child, using specialized materials that are presented very precisely by the teacher. It stresses the importance of adapting the child's learning environment to his or her developmental level, and of the role of physical activity in absorbing abstract concepts and practical skills. Collected here in this 3-in-1 omnibus edition are Maria Montessori's three most important works: The Absorbent Mind, Dr. Montessori's Own Handbook, and The Montessori Method. The Absorbent Mind was Maria Montessori's most in-depth work on her educational theory, based on decades of scientific observation of children. Her view on children and their absorbent minds was a landmark departure from the educational model at the time. This book helped start a revolution in education. Since this book first appeared there have been both cognitive and neurological studies that have confirmed what Maria Montessori knew decades ago. In Dr. Montessori's Own Handbook, Maria Montessori explains the basic of her system, how it works and why it works. There are dozens of figures to help illustrate her points. "My method is scientific, both in its substance and in its aim. It makes for the attainment of a more advanced stage of progress, in directions no longer only material and physiological." The Montessori Method teaches reading via phonics and whole language, the comparative benefits of which are currently being recognized. To all educators this book should prove most interesting. All who are fair-minded will admit the genius that shines from the pages which follow, and the remarkable suggestiveness of Dr. Montessori's labors. -Henry W. Holmes

Child Development and Teaching Young Children

Author: Ayshe Talay-Ongan
Publisher: Cengage Learning Australia
ISBN: 017012732X
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Arts

Child Development for Teachers of Young Children is a useful resource for pre-service early childhood teachers from childcare through to school settings. This text is based on understanding young childrena s developmental characteristics and differences, as well as planning around their interests. Child development covers a vast area of research, much of which has been used to inform teachers, parents and students about ways to nurture children into happy, competent and well-balanced individuals. The authors of this Australian text have married these areas together with essential up-to-date research, and focal information on domains of development. The first section of this text reviews domains of development with points that highlight applications to teaching contexts. The second section tackles domains of learning/curriculum areas where developmentally appropriate, individualised and culturally sensitive practice is integrated into teaching. This text also makes valuable contributions to the art and science of teaching young children in other settings: many children are tutored individually in small groups in learning centres, after school care programs, sports programs and music lessons to count a few.

Maria Montessori spricht zu Eltern

Author: Maria Montessori
Publisher: Verlag Herder GmbH
ISBN: 9783451816123
Release Date: 2019-01-28
Genre: Education

Maria Montessori war sich der Rolle der Eltern sehr bewusst. Dieses Buch besteht aus 11 bisher unveröffentlichten Vorträgen Maria Montessoris, in denen sie den Eltern eine einführende Erklärung ihrer Vision von Bildung gibt und ihnen erklärt, wie sie ihre eigene Rolle bei der Entwicklung ihres Kindes besser verstehen können. Die Beiträge haben eine Leichtigkeit im Ausdruck, die in Montessoris Werken normalerweise nicht zu finden ist.

Wie kleine Kinder schlau werden

Author: John Caldwell Holt
ISBN: 3407228554
Release Date: 2003

Ausgehend von der Beobachtung des kindlichen Spielens erläutert der Autor, wie Kinder denken und lernen.

Das MotivationsManifest

Author: Brendon Burchard
Publisher: Ullstein eBooks
ISBN: 9783843714471
Release Date: 2016-09-09
Genre: Self-Help

Jeder Mensch strebt nach persönlicher Freiheit und Glück. Davon ist der international bekannte Motivationsexperte Brendon Burchard überzeugt. Er gibt in seinem Buch anschaulich praktische Anleitungen, wie wir freier und unabhängiger von äußeren Erwartungen und Ängsten werden. Anhand zahlreicher Beispiele zeigt er auf, wo Fallstricke liegen und wie es uns gelingen kann, die Hürden erfolgreich zu nehmen. Begeisterte Stimmen „Ein poetischer und kraftvoller Aufruf zu persönlicher Freiheit. Ich liebe dieses Buch.“ Paulo Coelho „Brendon Burchard ist einer der Top Motivations- und Marketingtrainer der Welt.“ Larry King