Montessori Method Introduction
“I have studied the child.I have taken what the child has given me and expressed it and that is what is called the Montessori Method .”Dr.Maria Montessori.
Montessori Method of teaching is the system of education founded by Dr.Maria Montessori .She was actually in the favor of child’s liberty and his/her early childhood individual needs.It is verified by research that the major development of personality of a child takes place during the early few years.But it was discovered by her much earlier than this research and she took interest in early development of child as she closely observed the nature of a child and his interaction with the environment for many years .
it is also an approach to education that based on the needs,talents and special individuality of each child .it is a process that helps children to learn in their own pace.The main concept of Montessori is to promote the inner satisfaction of the child along with the joy of learning. Montessori Method helps the child to become independence,happy,and confident .It is also brings forth the true positive personality if each child which is only possible when a child is enjoying his/her learning process
For young Children
Montessori Method encourage children to develop their observation skills by doing many types of activities repeatedly.These activities are done by using the five senses , kinetic movement , and concrete knowledge that leads to later abstract learning.
It is Proved Through research that Montessori Method of teaching helps to develop the capabilities of children in such unique way that they become more successful ,peaceful, self dependent ,satisfied and less demanding who can easily adjust in the environment than the children of same age.Montessori children also played a successful and helpful role in the society and become master in doing daily life activities e.g changing clothes ,polishing shoes ,cooking ,washing etc therefore they from strong children and positive relation with the society.These children also had shown best results in all areas of education like science,mathematics , art etc.whenever compared with other school students