A Parent’s Guide To The Montessori Classroom is an extremely useful handbook for a parent. Concise, well illustrated and full of useful information about the Montessori curriculum. As a parent this book lays out in a concise format, the purpose of the Montessori education and a view of the classroom.
Then, the major items that fulfill each level of development of The Child. Covering the Practical Life for the toddler, to the Geography, Grammar and Botany classes of the older Child. As a parent, when their Child returns from class, talking about the brown stairs or the coloured bead bars; they can go a read about this material. This provides the parent with the opportunity to discuss The Child’s work confidently and to observe their development.
Aline D. Wolf. Describes the Montessori program for children between the ages of 3 and 6.
• 61 pp, soft cover, 2009 edition