Oregon Montessori Association

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Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.

Elementary Montessori

1.  Enjoy this video by the American Montessori Society (AMS), as it explores key components of Montessori Elementary programs:  hands-on materials, self-paced, self-initiated progress, uninterrupted work periods, and multi-aged learning communities.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RTpAILazPnM

2.  This article relates why one family chose a Montessori school for their elementary-aged child, and covers current research supporting Montessori programs.  http://www.montessori.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=328:why-we-chose-montessori-elementary&catid=52:choosing&Itemid=41

 

 

 

 

Oregon Montessori Association

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