Why Choose Montessori School of Florence?

Why Choose Montessori School of Florence?

Passion for Excellence   Global Awareness   Universal Values   Service to...

Pre-Primary (2K)

Pre-Primary (2K)

Age 2   The first years of life are the most formative years.It is a time when children...

Primary

Primary

Ages 3 to 6 Dr. Maria Montessori believed that the goal of education is to help each child...

Elementary Years

Elementary Years

Lower Elementary (grades 1-3) Upper Elementary (grades 4-6) The Montessori philosophy of...

Montessori Work

Montessori Work

Providing Structure -- setting high, but individually tailored expectations Montessori...

Montessori Curriculum

Montessori Curriculum

Materials and Instructional Methods Studies come alive through a host of hands-on projects and...

  • Why Choose Montessori School of Florence?

    Why Choose Montessori School of Florence?

  • Pre-Primary (2K)

    Pre-Primary (2K)

  • Primary

    Primary

  • Elementary Years

    Elementary Years

  • Montessori Work

    Montessori Work

  • Montessori Curriculum

    Montessori Curriculum

 

The Montessori Philosophy

The Montessori Philosophy focuses on the development of the whole child. It is based on the concepts developed over 100 years ago by the Italian physician and educator, Dr. Maria Montessori. The Montessori education is premised upon the following basic elements:

-a highly skilled educator

-a respect for the child through individualized education

-sequenced learning through specially designed, hands-on materials

-a child-oriented, prepared environment