The main rules of Montessori method at home
The core of Montessori method is development of child’s personality. There is a number of groups and kindergartens where the theories of Maria Montessori are successfully used. This method has been existing for a hundred years and has a meaningful effect nowadays.
The main principles of Montessori system are:
- a child should be interested in;
- a child has free choice (selection of didactic materials, lessons duration and tempo of personal development);
- an adult should only create ideal surroundings for studying.
Seeing that kids are going out the most of the time at home, parents easy use this method. To make special atmosphere in your house or apartment is really possible. How to make it? Let’s see!
Begin with room interior – it must be for children, not for adults. A child should feel comfortable. Enriching surroundings is a very important element of Montessori system because children learn the world around them all the time. To develop self-dependence, creativity, manual dexterity and social skills are meant to be the main goals.
To provide all-round development for your child not only at kindergarten but at home, divide your child’s room. Each zone should respond for specific side of education.