Montessori education is enhanced if you provide a consistency between your child’s home and classroom. This does not necessarily mean you need to put Montessori materials in your living room, but simply that you should apply the Montessori perspective at home.
The principles developed for teachers by Maria Montessori can also be used by parents. This helps set the pace and expectations for your child, as well as direct their attitude and establish limits.
By providing an extension of the Montessori classroom lessons at home, parents can supplement and promote their child’s self-education.
There are a variety of ways you can create a Montessori environment at home. These include: