7 Top Books on Montessori for Parents

After I became interested in the Montessori philosophy, the first and foremost thing I had done is to search for some good books, which I can read and learn. Over a period of time, I read a lot of books on Montessori and parenting, but giving here, the list of books that I enjoyed reading and keep using them regularly. How to Raise an Amazing Child the Montessori Way: by TIM SELDIN This is the first book, I had picked up other than Dr. Maria Montessori books. The author has done an amazing job by explaining what the Montessori way […]

10 Common Misconceptions on the Montessori system!

There are a lot of questions and myths that a Montessori parent encounters in their day to day life. And this post is trying to capture most of the most common misconceptions on the Montessori system, that I have encountered till date in chronological order. Misconceptions on the Montessori System: Montessori curriculum is not at all academic. Research shows that Montessori children reach higher academic levels when compared to children studying in traditional schools. The reason behind this is the motivation of the Montessori children to learn their subjects of choice. And this motivation gives them higher academic excellence. Montessori […]

What next after Montessori Schooling?

The first and foremost doubt that plagues any parent after they hear about the Montessori Methods is that what is the next path for my kid after he completes his Montessori schooling? Will he be able to compete with the mainstream students? Will he be able to perform better or adjust better in the mainstream schools after changing the schools during their secondary classes level (grade 6 and above)? This article tries to address all those concerns based on my experience with my kid’s peers. This is what other parents of Montessori children doing currently. So these are just a […]

How to implement the Montessori Environment at home?

After understanding the concepts of the Montessori method, I was excited and started looking for ways to implement this method at home. As initially, I was reluctant to admit my kid at such an early age into the school and also there were no good Montessori schools in the nearby distance to my house. So my search for methods to implement the Montessori Environment at home became little exhaustive and this article is all about my learnings from that search and the lessons I learned from my mistakes. Dr. Maria Montessori had observed and stressed the child’s inner developmental need […]

7 tips to identify the right Montessori School

It’s easy to become overwhelmed when as a parent we trying to identify the right school for our precious little child. First of all, there are different methods of education to choose from. Even after we finalize on the pattern of the education which we think is right for our child, finding the right school is a big uphill task for all the parents. This article focusses on the key tips that one needs to remember while identifying the right Montessori school for their child. Fortunately or unfortunately, Dr. Maria Montessori never trademarked or patented her Montessori methodology. So around […]

When to admit your child into Montessori School?

Now that you understood the concept of Montessori Education at a high level, you must be wondering whether you can admit your child into Montessori School and if yes, what is the right age to admit the kid into Montessori School isn’t it?. This part is dedicated to answering this question and other related questions of yours. As per Dr. Maria Montessori philosophy, most of the Montessori schools are equipped to support the learning of the children from birth to middle/secondary schools. Having said that, as most of the parents wouldn’t be sending their child, during his/her infancy stages. But, […]

What is the Montessori Method of Education?

As a parent, all of us strive to give the best education to our kids. Every parent feels that his/her kid is a unique, inquisitive, creative, hands-on kid and is different from other kids. But are the kids retaining the above qualities which we found in them as a toddler, when they grow little older? NO right? Then are the kids going wrong, or are we as parents treating our kids in a wrong way, that by the time they enter into schools, their love for exploration and their inquisitiveness gets subdued. Have you ever wondered why? The reason is […]

Happiness is when Good News Comes in Doubles!!!

This weekend is one of the best weekends in the recent past in our family. Can you imagine the reason? My cousin in UK delivered twins and we were all excited with the arrival of the two tiny little people into our family. Though we couldn’t welcome them personally by being near to my cousin during the time of delivery, we all wanted to share our happiness with her on the arrival of the twins. It’s like Good News came in Doubles into my household. Even my grandparents were so excited and wanted to see their great grandchildren immediately. But […]

The Greatest ICC World Cup and its lessons

After the long 7 week schedule of 48 matches between the world’s best teams and the nail-biting, wonderful neck to neck final in Lords on last Sunday with super overs and super excitement, the cricket fever has gone down and cricket conversations have been replaced with other trending and burning topics. But that’s not the case in my house, as the cricket is still going on and all thanks to #Hotstar, the highlights and replays are still being played 24X7 in my house and my kid is still crying along with Virat and Kane. So thought of listing down the […]

Author Interview: Ginia Basu of Easy Home Cooking

Today, we are planning to introduce our food enthusiastic author, who has decided to write a book on her Easy Home Cooking recipes in #BlogchatterEbook Carnival. she is none other than our own Ginia Basu. Before we start our chit chat with Ginia, please find below the earlier interviews: 1st interview – “Abhijit ray” author of “Desert Plant” 2nd interview – “Meena Chatty” author of “Starlit Sky” 3rd interview – “Pratibha” author of “Eco Babycare & Green Parenting. 4th interview – “Varsha” author of “Konkan Diaries” 5th interview – “Geethica” author of “Thoughts and Conversations – Cafes in and around […]