montessori classroom cultural may 5 cinco de mayo kodomono-hi girl with pinata As we begin to wrap up the school year, Montessori teachers and students can both benefit from a break in the routine. A cultural celebration provides Montessori teachers with the opportunity to foster understanding, empathy and an appreciation for cultural diversity. Winter is behind us and the temperature is beginning to rise. This is a wonderful opportunity to get outside with your students and enjoy the season while learning about other cultures’ celebrations! May 5 is a great time to explore culture curriculum studies, as there are two exciting holidays to celebrate with fun activities!

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Montessori History and Cultural Activities: A Look at Turkey’s Egemenlik Bayrami

An important responsibility I share as a Montessori educator is nurturing empowerment and independence in Montessori students, encouraging...

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Montessori Classroom Activities for Encouraging Motor Skills Development: Walking on the Line

Dr. Montessori defines Motor Skills in the following ways: Movement of everyday life (walking, sitting, handling objects) Care of the p...

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