Susmita Gurung,Montessori Teachers.
Montessori is a method of education that is based on self directed activity hands on learning and collaborative play. In Montessori classrooms children make creative choice in their learning while the classroom and the teacher offer age appropriate activities to guide the process children work in groups and individually to discover and explain knowledge of the world and to develop their maximum potential . Montessori classroom are beautifully chaffed environment designed to meet the needs of children in a specific age range.
Dr. Maria Montessori is a child centered educational approach based on scientific observation of children from birth to adulthood. Dr. Maria Montessori discovered that experiential learning in this type of classroom led to a deeper understanding of language , mathematics social inter action and much more most Montessori class rooms are secular in nature although the Montessori education method can be integrated successfully into a faith based program .Every materials in a Montessori classroom supports an aspect of child development creating a match between the child’s natural interests and the avoidable activities specialized educational materials developed by Montessori and her collaborators often made out of natural a esthetic materials such as wood, rather than plastic and materials are organized by subjects area, within reach of the child are appropriate in size. Dr. Maria designed an easily childhood education program that engages all facets of each child’s development and classroom contain few major are as follows.
a) Practical life
b) Sensorial development
c) Development a of language
d) Early preparation of the mathematical mind.