Free Materials on Famous People

Educational Quotes by Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori was an Italian physician and educator, acclaimed for her innovative educational method that builds on the way children naturally learn.  In 1907 she opened the first Montessori school in Rome, Italy. Today there are more than 22,000 Montessori schools in 110 countries. Montessori method is in use today in a lot of public and private schools [...]

10 Commandments to parents from a person who walked into gas chamber with his school children

Janusz Korczak is an outstanding Polish educator, writer, physician and public figure, who refused to save his own life three times. The first time it happened when Janusz decided not to emigrate to Palestine before German occupation of Poland. He refused to leave behind the Orphanage on the eve of the terrible events. The second [...]

Encyclopedic knowledge cards for babies. Glenn Doman’s method

With three kids in a tow finding time to update the educational materials that we use became quite a challenge. Yet I was asked a question recently about Encyclopedic Knowledge cards for babies, as as I was answering it, it grew into its own little post, rather then a few comment-words. Showing Encyclopedic Knowledge cards [...]

European Travelers Game Cards

Yet another something that I included into my European collection of items as a part of the Montessori Continent Box Swap: I found good directions for building an Origami ship and created a game/three-part cards where kids can learn about European Explorers, their ships, their journeys and even utilize their origami ship to give each [...]

Free Presentations in English, Spanish, German from Isa’s Collection

Thanks to Isa for sharing these wonderful bilingual presentations! This is the first time that I see the PowerPoint presentation containing slides in two languages at once: the presentations have slides both in English and German or German and Spanish. The palmchristi randomizer is included with all bilingual presentations. Special thanks to Spanish Google Group [...]

How to teach your child sciences and encyclopedic knowledge

This section started as a purely Doman approach to teaching Encyclopedic Knowledge, but grew into a more comprehensive list of materials for learning about various sciences and fun topics. Encyclopedic Knowledge Materials Books Pick Yourselves a Subject to Learn: categories and units of study Encyclopedic Knowledge Materials at other sites: English; Spanish; Other Languages How [...]