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Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | Top 10 Questions Parents Ask About Montessori Education (II)

Top 10 Questions Parents Ask About Montessori Education (II)

The universe is an imposing reality and an answer to all questions. We shall walk together on this path of life, for all things are part of the universe and are connected with each other to form one whole unit.

2022-09-20MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | Top 10 Questions Parents Ask About Montessori Education (I)

Top 10 Questions Parents Ask About Montessori Education (I)

The universe is an imposing reality and an answer to all questions. We shall walk together on this path of life, for all things are part of the universe and are connected with each other to form one whole unity.

2022-09-06MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | Five Amazing Fall Picture Books

Five Amazing Fall Picture Books

Summer is coming to an end and fall is just around the corner. This is the perfect season to grab a cup of pumpkin spice latte, cuddle up with the kids and fall into some amazing autumn reading. Here are five amazing fall picture books recommendations that I hope you can enjoy with your kids this season.

2022-08-29MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | Five Ways to Benefit from Montessori’s Wisdom this Summer

Five Ways to Benefit from Montessori’s Wisdom this Summer

Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.

2022-08-24MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | Five Differences between Traditional and Montessori Elementary Education

Five Differences between Traditional and Montessori Elementary Education

Many people believe that Montessori education is beneficial at the preschool level, but the Montessori curriculum can go beyond and extend into children’s elementary learning.

2022-08-03MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | Activities to Enjoy with Your Kids At Home

Activities to Enjoy with Your Kids At Home

Children are given the opportunity to make creative choices in their learning, while the classroom and the highly trained teacher offer age-appropriate activities to guide the process. However, learning can be extended outside of the classroom too.

2022-07-25MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | Stages of Development and How Children Learn

Stages of Development and How Children Learn

Maria Montessori observed that all children, regardless of culture or locale, experience the same stages of development at approximately the same age. It is easy to see that children across the world tend to learn and do similar things, such as learning to walk and to talk, or losing baby teeth, etc., at approximately the same age.

2022-07-18MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | Inside Our Montessori Classroom

Inside Our Montessori Classroom

Montessori is a method of education that is based on self-directed activity, hands-on learning and collaborative play. In Montessori classrooms, children make creative choices in their learning, while the classroom and the highly trained teacher offer age-appropriate activities to guide the process.

2022-07-12MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | The Importance of Nutrition in Children

The Importance of Nutrition in Children

Nutrition is important at every age, especially for kids. Children need proper nutrients to stay healthy and strong.

2022-06-28MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | The Power of Hands-On Learning

The Power of Hands-On Learning

Hands-on learning, also known as experiential learning, means learning by doing. Hands-on learning is where teachers engage with students in direct experience and focused reflection to enhance students’ knowledge, skillset and values.

2022-06-21MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | What will your kids learn from the Montessori preschool classrooms in different age groups?

What will your kids learn from the Montessori preschool classrooms in different age groups?

Ikids Montessori Academy environments support the learning of children from birth to six years old and each age group can learn something different.

2022-06-14MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | All You Need to Know About Early Childhood Education

All You Need to Know About Early Childhood Education

For children, especially young children, every experience or encounter presents a learning opportunity. They are always fascinated by their surroundings; they tend to learn from everything they see, hear, do, smell, feel and taste; from everyone they encounter and everywhere they go.

2022-05-30MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | Benefits of Early Childhood Education

Benefits of Early Childhood Education

Conversations about the importance of early childhood education (ECE) have been circulating for quite some time. More and more studies prove that children who have received high-quality early childhood education benefit from it in the long run, into adulthood.

2022-05-25MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | Get to Know the Montessori Module (II)

Get to Know the Montessori Module (II)

Montessori education tends to be student-led and self-paced, where students are given the freedom to be creative and independent with some guidance from caring and knowledgeable teachers.

2022-05-19MORE

Richmond Hill and Markham montessori academy blogs | Get to Know the Montessori Module (I)

Get to Know the Montessori Module (I)

At iKids Montessori Academy, we believe that children are the future. That's why we've created a place where they can learn and grow in an environment that is safe, fun, and educational. We are proud to be the best daycare in Markham and Richmond Hill.

2022-05-17MORE