Show and Tell

Show and Tell

Show and Tell has numerous benefits for young children.  Early language experiences help to build effective communication and listening skills that are essential for a young child’s learning. It also encourages emotional development in a child as he or she shares their special interests, home lives, and joys and struggles with peers.  This socially rewarding […]

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Well known Montessori attendees

Well known Montessori attendees

Larry Page and Sergey Brin Founders of Google. Both men attribute their Montessori schooling for learning to be self motivated and to ask questions that have allowed them to reach their success. Jeff Bezos Founder of amazon.com. Bezos Credits his Montessori beginnings with his approach tobusiness. Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Former first lady (John F. Kennedy) […]

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First Day of Preschool

Welcome to International Montessori House of Children! The first day of school is an exciting milestone in your child’s life. Your child is embarking on a journey that will lead them on many roads of discovery and learning.  As wonderful as this new experience may be, it can also be quite stressful for the young […]

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Sensitive Periods

Besides being the first person to discover the unconscious absorbent mind, Dr. Maria Montessori was also the first to discover the sensitive period.  During a child’s sensitive period they show a very keen interest and are ready to learn a particular trait or skill.  Children can be observed to repeat this activity over and over […]

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