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Get Moving: Exercise and Movement As Part of Montessori’s Whole Child Education Approach

La Prima CasaPhysical Activities

As a visionary in so many ways, Dr. Maria Montessori was one of the first educators to recognize how exercise and physical fitness can contribute to a successful learning environment. Dr. Montessori believed in educating the whole child, with movement being a paramount part of that education. “Movement, or physical activity, is thus an essential factor in intellectual growth, which …

Montessori Educational Philosophy

Always Learning: How to Bring the Montessori Educational Philosophy Home

La Prima CasaEducation, Home Learning, Life Skills, Outdoor Learning, Physical Activities

At La Prima Casa Montessori, we are honored to be a partner in your child’s education and social development during their most formative years. And while our teachers instill important lessons and values throughout the day, many aspects of a Montessori education can be carried through to the home life. Parent involvement is essential throughout every child’s education. Studies show …