Reading for Theory Module

  1. Waterpark Montessori theory module notes for Chapters A1, A2, B1, B2 – studied on student website.

  2. How to Write Essay Assignments– Waterpark Montessori resource on student website (English and Norsk)

  3. Standing, E.M. (1998) Maria Montessori Her Life and Work Plume, New York

    1. OR Vatland, M. H og Lexow, M (2004) Montessori – en innføring Stabekk, Montessoriforlaget

    2. OR Helfrich, M. Shannon (2011) Montessori Learning in the 21st Century: A Guide for Parents and Teachers [Trout Press, Oregon OR Amazon.com -Kindle Edition]

  4. Montessori, Maria (2009) The Absorbent Mind BN Publishing                

    1. OR Montessori, Maria (2007) Barnesinnet, Stabekk, Montessoriforlaget

  5. Montessori, Maria (2009) The Secret of Childhood,  Orient Blackswan Pvt Ltd

    1. OR Montessori, Maria (2008) Barndommens gåte, Stabekk, Montessoriforlaget

  6. Lillard, P.P. (1996) Montessori Today: A Comprehensive Approach to Education from Childhood to Adulthood - Schocken Books, New York

 

Early Childhood 0-6 years

  1. Waterpark Montessori theory module notes for Chapters C1, C2 – studied on student website.

  2. Montenaro, S. Q. (1991) Understanding the Human Being: The Importance of the First Three Years of Life; ABC-CLIO Ltd; ISBN-10: 187934100X; ISBN-13: 978-1879341005

  3.  Lillard, P.P. and Jessen, L.L. (2003) Montessori From the Start: The Child at Home, from Birth to Age Three - Shocken Books, New York

  4. Montessori, Maria (1986) The Discovery of the Child, Aakar Books, ISBN-10: 8187879246; ISBN-13: 978-8187879244

  5. Montessori, Maria (2009) Dr Montessori’s Own Handbook, BiblioBazaar, ISBN-10: 1113691794; ISBN-13: 978-1113691798

 

Elementary 6-12 years

  1. Waterpark Montessori theory module notes for Chapters C1, C2 – studied on student website.

  2. Montessori, Maria (1994) From Childhood to Adolescence, ABC – CLIO Ltd, ISBN-10: 1851091858, ISBN-13: 978-1851091850

  3. Montessori, Maria (1989) To Educate the Human Potential, ABC – CLIO Ltd, ISBN-10: 1851090940, ISBN-13: 978-1851090945

  4. Montessori, Maria (1989) The Child, Society and the World, ABC – CLIO Ltd, ISBN-10: 1851091122, ISBN-13: 978-1851091126

 

Adolescent 12-18 years

  1. Waterpark Montessori theory module notes for Chapters C1, C2 – studied on student website.

  2. Gang, P. (1989) Rethinking Education, Dagaz Press/ http://www.ties-edu.org/documents/Rethinking.pdf

  3. Montessori, Maria (1994) From Childhood to Adolescence ABC – CLIO Ltd

NAMTA JOURNALS Read a selection of NAMTA journals related to Adolescent , in particular

  • The NAMTA Journal, Vol. 40 No 3, Summer 2015: Innovation within Montessori Structure: The Art of Adolescent Reform Education

  • The NAMTA Journal, Vol. 42 No 3, Summer 2017: Frameworks for Adolescent Communities

  • The NAMTA Journal Special Issue: The Montessori Adolescent: Analysis in Retrospect

  • NAMTA number 1, Winter 2008-Overcoming Cynicism and Cultivating Positive Adolescent Engagement

  • NAMTA number 1, Winter 2009-Birth and Rebirth: Parallel Developmental Passages in Infancy and Early Adolescence.

  • NAMTA number 3, Summer 2009-Teacher - Student Relationships for the Montessori Continuum.

  • NAMTA number 3, Summer 2009-Using Peace Stories and Timelines as Foundations for Interdisciplinary work with Upper Elementary and Adolescent Montessori Students

Reading for Practical Modules

  1. Waterpark Montessori practical module notes for Practical Module A/B - downloaded from student website. These notes are used in the creation of student personal files/albums.

  2. How to Make Files/Albums– Waterpark Montessori resource on student website (English and Norsk)

  3. How to Make Materials – Waterpark Montessori resource on student website (English and Norsk)

 

Infant Toddler 0-3 years (additional)

  1. Montessori, Maria (2009) The Absorbent Mind BN Publishing OR Montessori, Maria (2007) Barnesinnet, Stabekk, Montessoriforlaget (see also Theory module)

  2. Birth to Five Years (1973), NFER-Nelson, Windsor

  3. Waterpark Child Development Resources (see student website resources)

  4. Other books of choice on caring for children – nutrition, clothing, safety and so on

 

Pre-School 3-6 years (additional)

Select from

  • Waterpark Child Development Resources

  • Montessori, Maria (2009) Dr. Montessori’s Own Handbook, BiblioBazaar, ISBN-10: 1113691794/ ISBN-13: 978-1113691798

  • Britton, L. (1992) Montessori Play and Learn: A Practical Guide for Parents and Children, Vermilion, ISBN-10: 0091752140/ ISBN-13: 978-0091752149

  • Books of choice on creative art ideas for pre-school 3-6 years

 

Adolescent 12-18 years (additional)

  • Selection of NAMTA journals related to Adolescent - in particular:

    • NAMTA number 3, Summer 2006-Qualities of a Montessori Secondary Mathematics Program

    • NAMTA number 3, Summer 2011-The Search for A New Definition of Creativity

    • NAMTA number 3, Summer 2008-Mathematics, Science and Technology for the Whole Third Plane: A Birds-Eye View, Part 1

    • NAMTA number 3, Summer 2009 - The New Adolescent Ages 12-15 and 15-18; Optimal Roadmaps For Discipline Based Studies

  • Read a selection of NAMTA journals related to Adolescent in particular:

    • NAMTA number 2, Spring 2006- The Adolescent: Taking the Task of Humanity-Conducting the Dialogue Between Nature and Supranature.

    • NAMTA: number 3, Summer 2011-The Study of Human Progress and the Build Up of Civilization

    • NAMTA number 3, 2011-The Study of The Earth and Living Nature

      • Read ONE of the following books for Module A and one for Module B

      • Humphreys, Tony (2002) A Different Kind of Discipline www.gillmacmillan.ie

      • Humphreys, Tony (2002) Self-Esteem The Key to Your Child’s Future www.gillmacmillan.ie

      • Juul, Jesper (1995) Your Competent Child (Ditt kompetente barn)

 

 

Recommended Books by Dr. Maria Montessori

Montessori, Maria (2007) The Montessori Method www.bnpublishing.com ISBN-10: 9562915824; ISBN-13: 978-9562915823

 

Montessori, Maria (2010) The Advanced Montessori Method, Volume 1 BiblioBazaar, LLC; ISBN-10: 1142386139; ISBN-13: 978-1142386139

 

Montessori, Maria (1989) The Advanced Montessori Method, Volume 2; Schocken Books, New York

 

Montessori, Maria (1989) The Formation of Man; ABC – CLIO Ltd; ISBN-10: 1851090975; ISBN-13: 978-1851090976

 

Montessori, Maria (1989) Education for a New World; ABC – CLIO Ltd; ISBN-10: 1851090959; ISBN-13: 978-1851090952

 

Montessori, Maria (1997) Basic Ideas of Montessori’s Educational Theory; ABC – CLIO Ltd; ISBN-10: 1851092765; ISBN-13: 978-1851092765

 

Montessori, Maria (1992) Education and Peace; ABC – CLIO Ltd; ISBN-10: 1851091688; ISBN-13: 978-1851091683

 

Montessori, Maria (1989) To Educate the Human Potential; ABC – CLIO Ltd; ISBN-10: 1851090940; ISBN-13: 978-1851090945

 

Montessori, Maria (2009) Dr. Montessori’s Own Handbook; BiblioBazaar; ISBN-10: 1113691794; ISBN-13: 978-1113691798

 

Montessori, Maria (1989) What You Should Know About Your Child - ABC –CLIO Ltd

 

 

Recommended Books About Montessori

Britton, L. (1992) Montessori Play and Learn: A Practical Guide for Parents and Children; Vermilion; ISBN-10: 0091752140; ISBN-13: 978-0091752149

 

Chattin-McNichols, J. (1991) The Montessori Controversy; Delmar Cengage Learning; ISBN-10: 0827345178; ISBN-13: 978-0827345171

 

Eissler, T. (2009) Montessori Madness! A Parent to Parent Argument for

Montessori Education Sevenoff, LLC; ISBN-10: 098228330X; ISBN-13: 978-0982283301

 

Feez, S. (2009) Montessori and Early Childhood: A Guide for Students; Sage Publications Ltd; ISBN-10: 1847875165; ISBN-13: 978-1847875167

 

Goertz, D. B. (2001) Children Who Are Not Yet Peaceful: Preventing Exclusion in the Early Elementary Classroom; Frog Books; ISBN-10: 1583940324;ISBN-13: 978-1583940327

 

Gross, M. J. (1985) Montessori’s Concept of Personality; Dissertation, Univ. of Nebraska, 1976; University Press of America

 

Gutek, G. L. (2004) The Montessori Method: The Origins of and Educational Innovation; Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc; ISBN-10: 0742519112; ISBN-13: 978-074251911

 

Hainstock. E. G. (1998) Teaching Montessori in the Home: Pre-school Years; Penguin Putnam Inc; ISBN-10: 0452279097; ISBN-13: 978-0452279094

 

Hainstock. E. G. (1997) Teaching Montessori in the Home: School Years; Penguin Putnam Inc; ISBN-10: 0452279100; ISBN-13: 978-0452279100

 

Hainstock, E. G. (1997) The Essential Montessori: An Introduction to the Woman, the Writings, the Method and the Movement; Penguin Putnam Inc; ISBN-10: 0452277965; ISBN-13: 978-0452277960

 

Healy Walls, C.  (2008) At The Heart of Montessori Series; Original Writing Ltd

 

Healy Walls, C. (2006) Montessori in a Nutshell-Available from Waterpark Montessori

 

Healy Walls, C. (2007) The Conscious Parent Original Writing Ltd

Isaacs, B. (2007) Bringing the Montessori Approach to Your Early Years Practice; Routledge, ISBN-10: 1843124327; ISBN-13: 978-1843124320

 

Kilpatrick, W. H. (2008) The Montessori System Examined (American education: its men, ideas, and institutions. Series II); Kessinger Publishing, LLC

 

Kramer, R. (1988) Maria Montessori: A Biography; Da Capo Press; ISBN-10: 0201092271;ISBN-13: 978-0201092271

 

Lillard, A. S. (2008) Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius; Oxford University Press, USA; ISBN-10: 019536936X; ISBN-13: 978-0195369366

 

Lillard, P. P. (1982) Montessori:  A Modern Approach; Schocken Books, New York; ISBN-10: 0805209204; ISBN-13: 978-0805209204

 

Lillard, P. P. (1997) Montessori in the Classroom: A Teachers’s Account of How Children Really Learn; Schocken Books, New York; ISBN-10: 0805210873; ISBN-13: 978-0805210873

 

McTamaney, C. (2007) The Tao of Montessori: Reflections on Compassionate Teaching; iUniverse Star; ISBN-10: 1583482989; ISBN-13: 978-15834829

 

Montessori, M. M. Jr. (1992) Education for Human Development: Understanding Montessori; ABC – CLIO Ltd; ISBN-10: 1851091696; ISBN-13: 978-1851091690

 

Mwape, J. (2008) The Montessori Method: An Alternative Way of Teaching Science; VDM Verlag Dr. Muller Aktiengesellschaft & Co. KG; ISBN-10: 3639087577; ISBN-13: 978-3639087574

 

Seldin, T. (2006) How to Raise An Amazing Child the Montessori Way; DK Publishing; ISBN-10: 075662505X; ISBN-13: 978-0756625054

 

Signert, K. (2000) Maria Montessori: anteckningar ur ett liv; Studentlitteratur AB

 

Stevens, E. Y. (2010) A Guide to the Montessori Method; Unknown; ISBN-10: 114818466X; ISBN-13: 978-1148184661

 

Wennerström, K. S. & Smeds, M. B. (2009) Montessoripedagogik: i förskola och skola

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