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#1 of 4 Old 05-29-2011, 05:55 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Hi,

My cousin wanted to use the montessori method to homeschool her 1st grader in the fall. Will you please share links and ideas with me?

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We're using Enki, which is a very rich, creative curriculum and combines waldorf and montessori methods:

 

www.enkieducation.org

 

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http://www.montessoriservices.com/store/

 

Montessori Services and For Small Hands (a part of MS) has a catalog you can order.  It's great fun to look through and get ideas from, even if you aren't Montessori.  They cover elementary in the catalog as well. 

 

http://www.newchildmontessori.com/

 

This is a pretty extensive curriculum that can be used with a variety of ages.  I'm not sure how complete it would be for first grade but things can be easily added. 

 

 


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Hi,

Thanks for the suggestions. I gave her the two books I had: Montessori:play and learn. and, Hainstocks" Montesorri preschool years. She said she ordered Hainstock's Montesoori for elementary years. I looked at that elementary book on amazon, and it sells for $60 used! I hope it helps her.

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