|In the Montessori classroom, third-year students apply|
their knowledge and model behavior for younger students
- First plane: 0–6 years (Absorbent Mind)
- Second plane: 6–12 years (Childhood)
- Third plane: 12–18 years (Adolescence)
- Fourth plane: 18–24 years (Young Adult)
As much as possible, NAMC’s web blog reflects the Montessori curriculum as provided in its teacher training programs. We realize and respect that Montessori schools are unique and may vary their schedules and offerings in accordance with the needs of their individual communities. We hope that our readers will find our articles useful and inspiring as a contribution to the global Montessori community. © the North American Montessori Center - originally posted in its entirety at Montessori Teacher Training on Friday, September 28, 2012.