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Simple DIY Montessori-Based Materials

Micah and I are planning to chronicle our adventures in learning. Here’s a quick peek at some learning materials he currently loves. When making materials, I always keep order in mind. At 17 […]

Why kids learn that learning is hard

…and how understanding sensitive periods can help. Maria Montessori describes a sensitive period as “a special sensibility which a creature acquires in its infantile state, while it is still in […]