For the first time, Basic Montessori opens the celebrated philosophy and method to a more general public. David Gettman has devised a clear and modern explanation of Montessori's revolutionary ideas about early intellectual development, and provides a step-by-step guide to the Montessori learning activities most commonly used with under-fives. These include activities for introducing reading and writing, counting and decimal concepts, science, and geography, as well as activities that help develop the child's practical and sensorial skills.
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David Gettman studied at the University of California at Santa Cruz, and after attending the Maria Montessori Training Organization's course in London, opened a small Montessori nursery school near San Francisco.
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Book Description St. Martin's Press, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0312012152
Book Description St. Martin's Press, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 312012152