In the Montessori Method Module, we will get an overview of the philosophy and teaching style of Dr. Maria Montessori. It is important to study many different pedagogies, and also to compare and contrast them. The Montessori philosophy believes the child’s mind is like a sponge and they are eager to learn provided the right direction and guidance is given.
The Montessori Method Module is for parents, teachers and care givers of children within early years age group. The module has been scientifically designed and developed by Learn2Teach Institute with a special focus on a 100+ year old pedagogy which is still relevant and applicable in current times.
In the Montessori Method Module, we will get an overview of the philosophy and teaching style of Dr. Maria Montessori. It is important to study many different pedagogies, and also to compare and contrast them. The Montessori philosophy believes the child’s mind is like a sponge and they are eager to learn provided the right direction and guidance is given. The teacher’s role is that of a facilitator. The activities will be demonstrated and the sensorial based learning will be highlighted in particular.
a) Watch the video (not once but multiple times). Pause, rewind and re-watch parts as you feel necessary.
b) Keep your note-pad and pen with you to take notes.
c) Research to read additional material provided.
d) Once you’ve completed a module, you can take the MCQ test online.
e) Don’t worry if you don’t clear it the first time, you can take the test again.
a) Candidates who teach in schools, work as private care givers and also as a parent gain better insight in your child’s early learning needs.
b) Know about all modern and unconventional ways to teach and facilitate young learners
c) Be eligible to work better in daycare, local preschools or as private care givers.
In the Teach For Understanding Module, we will learn about engaging 21st Century students to be lifelong learners. We will see how the traditional style of teaching involving only information being passed from teacher to student is not relevant anymore.
The Storytelling & Rhymes Modules is an extremely important skill for an early years educator. This module highlights the importance of narrating stories, singing songs and saying rhymes together and how they are great activities for early literacy skills.
In the Measuring Learning Module you will learn the important tenants to follow while assessing a student or learner. The main objective of the education process is to ensure a holistic and all-round development of the child in a desired way and towards a desired direction.