MONTESSORI BOOKS

Maria Montessori

The Secret of Childhood

$100.00

The Secret of Childhood

In this book Maria Montessori explains the method which she has developed by observing children. It is here that she discovered the secret of childhood. The child has a spontaneous urge to learn. An understanding of this simple secret....

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    Maria Montessori

    The Child in the Family

    $50.00

    Maria Montessori discusses some of her basic principles of education and shows why it is so important for adults to ‘follow attentively all the spiritual expressions of a child'. She stresses the importance of adult respect and support for ‘all reasonable forms of activity in which the child engages' and emphasizes the value of understanding rather than interfering with such activity. Adults should help children to become independent while at the same time fully appreciating how sensitive children are to external influences. 

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      Maria Montessori

      Education for a New World

      $50.00

      The psychic life in newborns has aroused great interest. Th conclusion of research is that the first two years of life are the most important. So here begins a new path, wherein it will not be the professor who teaches the child, but the child who teaches the professor.

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        Maria Montessori

        To Educate the Human Potential

        $50.00

        This book is intended to help teachers and parents to envisage the needs of the child after the age of six. Every average by and girl of twelve years who has been educated till then in a Montessori School knows at least as much as the students who finish High School. And the surprising thing is that the child reaches this level easily.....

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          Maria Montessori

          Education and Peace

          $50.00

          Maria Montessori tireless efforts to open new paths in education were as irresistible as a force of nature. Opening a Children's House, continuing following the psychological manifestations of the children, who evidently had been oppressed in their homes, opened new insights, which were breaking news for the world.

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            Maria Montessori

            Dr. Montessori's Own Handbook

            $50.00

            This specific book is written by Dr. Montessori herself. In her own words, she explains in detail the rationale for her method and the specific materials she developed for use with her method. It's relatively short, but is filled with timeless powerful insights! 

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              Maria Montessori

              Child, Society and the World: Unpublished Speeches

              $70.00

              This collection of speeches and lectures by Dr. Montessori provides the reader with a vivid and accurate understanding of the theories and working methods of the most important educationalist of the 20 th century. In addition, the teaching of peace, environmental awareness and universal responsibility lie at the heart of Montessori's ‘cosmic education'

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                Liza Van der Linde

                Montessori and Your Child

                $40.00

                The Montessori Method is scientific education based on a sound knowledge of childhood. In this volume, Dr. Maria Montessori examines the physical and mental development of the child in its early years and discusses what she considers to be the basic truths underlying the child's nature, growth and development.

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                  Liza Van der Linde

                  Montessori at the Arabic home

                  $60.00

                  Montessori at the Arabic Home is written to introduce the Montessori philosophy in brief for parents and preschool teachers, who just start to read about the idea's of Maria Montessori. The simple style and many practical idea's are the strength of this book.

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