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New Mission. New Team. New Look.

New Mission. New Team. New Look.

Welcome to our NEW Montessori Rocks site! Over the past couple of years, we have showcased articles covering topics for all age levels, home and school life, gift guides and tips and tools. Our authors came from across the globe and shared their experiences with each and one of you and we are so thankful […]

Five Big Mistakes to Avoid with Montessori at Home

Five Big Mistakes to Avoid with Montessori at Home

If you are reading this you have probably decided to start practicing Montessori at home. First, I must say, congratulations! You have made an excellent choice for you and your toddler! Secondly, I want to warn you of a few problems new mamas in the Montessori world stumble upon. Like I mentioned above there are […]

Five Ways Montessori Made Me a Better Father

Five Ways Montessori Made Me a Better Father

We know that Montessori methods offer young children the very best start in life. But could learning more about the Montessori approach be of benefit to parents too? Here are five ways Montessori made me a better Dad. Time I try to give my children the gift of time and I don’t really mean me […]

How to Make a Vegetable Garden for Kids

How to Make a Vegetable Garden for Kids

Children love dirt! Gardening is a perfect excuse to get dirty! Gardening is one of the major parts of Practical Life activities children learn to master in the Montessori environment. In addition to presenting amazing health benefits, gardening allows children to be engaged in the process that does not produce an immediate result. This teaches children to […]

Preparing Your Child for Changes

Preparing Your Child for Changes

  Children need to be prepared for changes ahead to make them feel secure. Children thrive on routine and on knowing what is happening next. During times of change, a little extra attention will go a long way in helping children deal with stress. Plan an hour or a half hour each week where your child has your undivided attention. […]

25 Under $25: Montessori Inspired Gifts for Any Child

25 Under $25: Montessori Inspired Gifts for Any Child

  Not sure what to tell relatives when they ask you for your child’s holiday wish list? Are you trying to avoid meaningless toys that become clutter and dust collectors after Christmas? Ages 0-6: The First Plane of Development Even though children ages zero to three are not clearly conscious of their learning, they are discovering who they are. As they reach […]