A private kindergarten curriculum includes activities of all types. Each one is designed to help children with one or more early developmental skills, and involve participatory learning– typically referred to as hands-on learning. These 3 categories will give you some insight into engaging activities they can do on those days when they have to stay […]
Montessori private kindergartens
4 Developmental Skills Children Will Learn in Private Kindergarten
Leaving preschool and entering a private kindergarten is a huge step for small children. The classroom looks different and has different activities, and children are expected to dedicate themselves more fully to learning and development. This is an important time for your daughter, and she will be honing a number of vital skills, including the […]
Help Your Private Kindergarten Succeed Without Rewards and Punishments
Private kindergarten is a child’s first step into the world of the big kids, and that can lead to unwanted behaviors and learning challenges. In a Montessori environment, the success of the children is very important, and kids are encouraged to learn and grow without using traditional forms of rewards and punishments. Inclusion Builds Interest […]
How Is Gratitude A Routine Part of a Private Kindergarten Education?
Your child’s private kindergarten is dedicated to the total development of a child’s mind, body, academic, and social skills. To this end, Maria Montessori made Grace and Courtesy a cornerstone of the Montessori Method. Her observations led to the belief that children are as deserving of praise, courtesy, and respect as anyone else, and that […]
What is a Montessori Prepared Environment?
Authentic Montessori private kindergartens are based on the research and observations of Maria Montessori in the early 1900s. She considered it crucial to provide children with a planned space, saying, “The first aim of the prepared environment is, as far as it is possible, to render the growing child independent of the adult.” In this […]