Downloadable pdfs related to the Theory Album.  Please notify corinne@montessori-nw.org if a link is missing or not functioning correctly. The Student Handbook is the primary resource for information regarding the Theory Album and general Academic Requirements.

 

 

Theory Check Sheet - rev 9-14-17

 

Precis - How to (Do not include in album)

 

HANDOUTS

Montessori Education - Historical Perspective

Montessori in America: the first 100 years

Montessori in America: the current revival

 

Human Tendencies - Theory text by Sarah Werner Andrews

 

Four Planes - Theory text by Sarah Werner Andrews

Four Planes - Charts (print in color)

Four Planes - Loose Pieces (do not include in album)

 

Absorbent Mind - Theory text by Michelle Becka

 

Sensitive Periods - Theory text by Sarah Werner Andrews

 

Normalization and Deviations - Theory text by Sarah Werner Andrews

 

Positive Communication (also known as Positive Phrasing)

 

Introduction to Observation: On Observing Children - by Dr. Maria Montessori

How to Record an Observation Event

 

The Prepared Environment - Theory text by Sarah Werner Andrews

 

The Montessori Adult - Theory text by Sarah Werner Andrews

 

 

Glossary of Theory Terms (word document)

Concept Bibliography

Supplementary Bibliography