I'm twenty six years old, I have been teaching in Montessori schools since 2011. I am educated in caring for infants to grade level children
This age is so precious! When caring for infants it is important to understand what stimulating activities are appropriate. At this age, the baby is developing fine motor skills and their curiosity. Taking toys such as rattles and other light objects and giving incentive for him/her to grasp, shake... more
When needing to display or obtain a more welcomed disciplinarian role, I make sure through my assertive corrections I am also providing a constructive activity to re-direct my children's unwanted actions. By doing this we confirm our discipline action to the child as not just corrective, but beneficial and... more
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