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Cloth Or Disposable Nappies / Diapers

July 4, 2014 Daily Montessori 4

Q: I have a month old baby and my husband and I are wondering whether to use cloth or disposable nappies? A: It is recommended to use cloth nappies / diapers for several reasons. Disposable nappies / diapers are a modern invention for the convenience of parents that goes against nature. The disposable nappies are [more…]

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Cot To Bed Problems

July 4, 2014 Daily Montessori 10

Q: We have just taken our 17 month old out of her cot and into a low bed and we have had more problems since doing this. She used to sleep 11 hours at night, only waking twice a week but sometimes for up to 2 hours. Where we would go to her and try [more…]

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Down Syndrome

July 4, 2014 Daily Montessori 1

Q: My great grand-daughter has down syndrome. Is there a home program for special needs? Thank you. A: You can still apply some of the Montessori activities on the site. Your great granddaughter though may need a bit more practice and more repetition than most children. Another activity is that you can have a basket [more…]

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Handling Temper Tantrums

July 4, 2014 Daily Montessori 8

Q: How do you know if your child is throwing too many tantrums? What stages of terrible twos should I be expecting? How to discipline a child? A: As always these stages are dependent on each child and their personality. But eventually every child will push attempt to push their limits. How long this phase [more…]

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Toddler Hitting Children

July 4, 2014 Daily Montessori 9

Q: Every time my child sees a toddler at the park or home he starts pinching or hitting. I say ‘no’ but should I be giving a time out and if so it means I would have to carry him to the side and probably hold him for about 30 seconds? I am not sure [more…]

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Who Are Famous Montessori Educated People?

July 4, 2014 Daily Montessori 12

There are many ‘famous’ people that attended a Montessori school in some stage of their life. While one can argue, that there are many successful people who were not exposed to Montessori education, interesting is that many of those who attended Montessori school praise it as one of the important success factors. Famous People Educated [more…]