Montessori curriculum is divided into 5 separate categories. The Christmas break was spent reorganizing and bringing in the New Year with a stronger focus on each of these curriculum categories. The goal with this short blog is to bring a better understanding of what children may be discussing when they go home. More information about specific lessons will soon be uploaded to the Parent Resources tab.
The senses: see, touch, smell, taste, hear, & touch with movement.
Sensorial materials are often referred to as self-correcting.
Generally, the introduction into Montessori is done with lessons in this category.
Care of Self- buttoning, zipping, washing hands.
Care of Environment- watering plants, sweeping, wiping tables.
Numbers, numbers, and more numbers!
Subjects covered include zoology, geography, science, botany, foreign language, and the study of counties, religions, and holidays.