Often parents ask us to recommend books about Montessori education – or where they can purchase some of the materials we have in the classroom that their children enjoy working with – or where they can find the lyrics to some of the songs we sing in class. Here are some of our favorite sources and titles:
For all things Montessori in the home: Montessori Services – www.montessoriservices.com
Our favorite parenting book: The Childhood Roots of Adult Happiness. By: Edward M. Hallowell, M.D.
Reading Magic: Why Reading Aloud to Our Children Will Change Their Lives Forever. By: Mem Fox
Simplicity Parenting Using the Extraordinary Power of Less to Raise Calmer, Happier, and More Secure Kids. By: Kim John Payne, M.Ed. with Lisa M Ross
Montessori and Your Child. By: Terry Malloy – exclusively available from – www.nienhuis.com
The unique songs we sing in the classroom are available in, Children’s Songs, by Sanford Jones — exclusively at – www.nienhuis.com
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