Less is More – The Beauty in the Simplicity of a Prepared Montessori Environment

#flashbackfriday…The Beauty in the Simplicity of a Prepared Montessori Environment

Healthy Beginnings Montessori

“A place for everything and everything in its place.” – Dr. Maria Montessori

Prepared Environment_Flower Arranging

Whether it’s at school or at home, the way you prepare your learning environment is the most important influence on how your child will learn. If it’s an environment well equipped with all the tools they need, including supplies to replenish the ones that are used, then surely they will succeed. If it’s an environment that has clutter, over-stimulating toys, “busy” colors on the wall, items that haven’t been restocked, etc, then you can more than likely expect the same learning experience for your child. The prepared environment is key to their academic success. Especially during their first 6 years of life (and after), a thoroughly prepared environment promotes organization, concentration, order, and an opportunity for the child to capitalize on their spontaneous sensitive periods of development.

Beauty. Simplicity. Order.

Prepared Environment_Plant Polishing Simple and aesthetically pleasing, the leaf polishing work includes…

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