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    • Montessori from the Start

    • The Child at Home, from Birth to Age Three
    • By: Paula Polk Lillard, Lynn Lillard Jessen
    • Narrated by: Randye Kaye
    • Length: 9 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
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    What can parents do to help their youngest children in their task of self-formation? How does the Montessori method of hands-on learning and self-discovery relate to the youngest infants? This authoritative and accessible book answers these and many other questions. Based on Dr. Maria Montessori's instructions for raising infants, its comprehensive exploration of the first three years incorporates the furnishings and tools she created for the care and comfort of babies.

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    • By Mariell on 10-10-17

    Regular price: $26.59

    • Montessori: A Modern Approach

    • The Classic Introduction to Montessori for Parents and Teachers
    • By: Paula Polk Lillard
    • Narrated by: Randye Kaye
    • Length: 5 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Montessori: A Modern Approach has been called the single best book for anyone - educator, childcare professional, and especially parent - seeking answers to the questions: What is the Montessori method? Are its revolutionary ideas about early childhood education relevant to today's world? And most important, especially for today's dual-career couples, Is a Montessori education right for my child?

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Montessori Today

    • A Comprehensive Approach to Education from Birth to Adulthood
    • By: Paula Polk Lillard
    • Narrated by: Randye Kaye
    • Length: 6 hrs and 15 mins
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    Paula Lillard, director of a Montessori school ranging in age from 18 months to 15 years, provides a clear and cogent introduction to the Montessori program for the elementary and later years. In detailed accounts, Lillard shows how children acquire the skills to answer their own questions, learn to manage freedom with responsibility, and maintain a high level of intellectual stimulation by using the Montessori method. This is an essential handbook for parents and teachers who have chosen the Montessori alternative for the older child. 

    Regular price: $17.49