INTRODUCTION TO MONTESSORI THEORY AND PHILOSOPHY – PART A & B

17 & 24 FEBRUARY 2018

Invitation to Montessori Institute Students, Parents and other interested members of the Community to attend a two day Introduction to Montessori Theory and Philosophy Workshop Part A and Part B.

The two day workshop will provide a theoretical overview of Montessori Theory and Philosophy, followed by application and the Montessori classroom.

Some of the topics to be covered are:

  • Maria Montessori’s Life and Influence
  • The Montessori Approach
  • Four Planes of Development
  • Human Tendencies
  • The Absorbent Mind and Sensitive Periods
  • Preparing the Environment
  • Montessori Materials
  • Role of the Adult
  • Classroom Organisation for Different Age Groups
  • Differences to Traditional
  • Overview of Curriculum Areas
  • Indirect Preparation
  • Practicalities of Choosing Elements and Care of the Environment
  • Choice and Independence
  • Normalisation, Practical Life, and Grace and Courtesy

The presenter, Naomi Stuckey, is a Montessori Institute 0-3 and 3-6yrs Lecturer, Examiner and Tutor.  Naomi has a Graduate Diploma of Education from Murdoch University and a Bachelor of Social Science in Children Studies from Edith Cowan University.  She has an AMI Diploma in Montessori 0-3yrs and a Montessori Institute Diploma for Montessori 3-6yrs.  She has worked with children for more than twenty years in varying contexts including Special Needs, Child Care and Schools.  She is presently an owner and manager of Montessori Gardens Early Learning Centre in WA but is also a consultant to 0-3yrs Montessori groups and speaker at conferences and parent education events.  Naomi has two children who have both attended a Montessori School.

VENUE:
                 Blue Gum Montessori School
                 11 Hope Road, Bibra Lake  WA

DATES & TIMES:
                 17 February 2018              9am – 4pm
                 24 February 2018              9am – 4pm

COST:
                 All attendees  $270

TO REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP CLICK HERE

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