eBook How To Raise An Amazing Child the Montessori Way, 2nd Edition

  • Tim Seldin
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  • ISBN-10: 1465466797
  • ISBN-13: 9781465466792
  • DDC: 371.392
  • 208 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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An international bestseller, HOW TO RAISE AN AMAZING CHILD THE MONTESSORI WAY adapts Montessori teachings for easy use at home. Packed with Montessori-based preschool activities and educational games that build confidence and independence through active learning, this authoritative illustrated guide helps raise self-reliant and creative children. Celebrate physical and intellectual milestones from birth to age six with activity checklists, and encourage development through proven child-centered teaching methods.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Why Montessori?.
1: The Highs and Lows of Parenting.
2: What Is Montessori?.
3: Sensitive Periods for Learning.
4: How a Child's Brain Develops.
5: The Magic of Montessori.
6: Right from the Beginning.
7: Your Growing Baby.
8: Making Your Home Child-Friendly.
9: Planning the Perfect First Bedroom.
10: Adapting Your Home to a Growing Child.
11: Watch and Follow Your Child.
Discovery Through the Senses.
12: Building Sensory Awareness.
13: How Babies Experience Their World.
14: Basket of Treasures.
15: Sensory Activities That Help Children Learn.
Let Me Do It.
16: Help Me to Do It Myself.
17: Children Love to Work and Play.
18: Getting a Handle on Bathroom Skills.
19: The Art of Getting Dressed.
20: Helping Out around the House.
Keeping the Peace.
21: Create a Loving Climate.
22: Finding a Common Parenting Style.
23: Coping with Family Change.
24: Sidestepping Tantrums.
25: A Positive Approach to Discipline.
26: Understanding Your Child's Personality.
27: Teaching Lessons in Grace and Courtesy.
28: Solving Problems at the Peace Table.
29: Taking Control of the Television.
30: Managing Screen Time.
Exploring the Wider World.
31: Children Are Little Scientists.
32: Working in the Family Garden.
33: Taking a Walk in the Forest.
34: Make Your Own Nature Museum.
35: Playing Nature-Based Party Games.
36: Making Cultures Come Alive.
37: A Montessori Birthday Party.
The Best Time to Learn.
38: The Foundations for Learning.
39: The Writing Road to Reading.
40: First Steps to Mathematics.
41: Exploring Science in Your Home.
42: Developing Executive Functions.
43: Is Montessori Right for Your Child?.
Find an Activity.
Websites and Resources.