Nice Phonetic Reader App

Two educators, Lynn Klaiman and Sara Hines, have produced a nice iPad phonetic reader app called Rhyme To Read, based on a set of readers they designed about 10 years ago. Since early phonetic reading hasn’t changed much since then, this app is a very nice step for children using iPads who are ready to move from phonetic word building to reading their first phonetic
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Montessori & iPads

I believe high quality educational tablet apps can be positive additions to a young child’s learning experiences. Further, I believe that excellent apps, properly used, perfectly complement the materials in a Montessori school. Tablet apps can significantly enhance one of the most beautiful, powerful ways in which a Montessori environment optimizes children’s development in the years from 3-6. The emails I receive from outraged
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New Math Resource

I hear from parents who are primarily interested in teaching their preschoolers about math, reading, and writing. All the experiences in a Montessori program are important; but it is understandable if parents focus on these highly visible aspects of early learning. It is also really fun to see children get excited when they gain understanding and real competence in these important skills. To help,
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Helping children grow and learn: three essentials

  Anyone who works with young children in a Montessori or other good preschool quickly sees that young children have incredible learning potential; and that it is amazingly rewarding to help them discover and utilize it. Young children grow and develop so rapidly that preschool teachers get immediate feedback every day on their work. My goal in creating resources for parents is to help more
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New Kindle eBook for Parents

I am pleased to offer parents a new Kindle edition of the popular paperback, Help Your Preschooler Build a Better Brain. Both of these books are versions of the original Montessori At Home! eBook. Now, parents who prefer either a paperback or a Kindle edition have easy access to this information. Released from the constraints of paper, the Kindle edition includes many more activities,
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