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The discovery of the child

Author: Maria Montessori
Publisher: New York : Ballantine, 1972, ©1967.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st Ballatine Books edView all editions and formats
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Montessori went beyond the conventions of the day to seek a new way of knowing and loving a child. In this book she describes the nature of the child and her method of working more fully with the child's urge to learn.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maria Montessori
ISBN: 0345336569 9780345336569 0345293908 9780345293909
OCLC Number: 26560200
Notes: Italian into English.
Description: x, 339 pages, 16 pages of plates : illustrations ; 18 cm
Contents: On the application of science to the school --
The history of methods --
The teaching methods employed in children's houses --
Nature in education --
Education in movement --
The material for development --
The exercises --
Visual and auditory distinctions --
Generalizations on the training of the senses --
The teacher --
The technique of the lessons --
Observations on prejudices --
Elevation --
Written language --
The mechanism of writing --
Reading --
Speech --
Teaching how and count and an introduction to arithmetic --
Further developments in arithmetic --
Drawing and representative art --
Introduction to music --
Religious education --
Discipline in a children's house --
Conclusions and impressions --
The triumphal chariot --
Grades and sequence in the presentation of the material.
Other Titles: Scoperta del bambino.
Responsibility: Maria Montessori ; translated by M. Joseph Costelloe.

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Montessori went beyond the conventions of the day to seek a new way of knowing and loving a child. In this book she describes the nature of the child and her method of working more fully with the child's urge to learn.

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