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Basic Ideas of Montessori’s Educational Theory

Excerpts from her writings and teachings provide a lively analysis of Maria Montessori’s educational beliefs and methodology.

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Education and Peace

Collected together in this book are those public addresses, in which Dr. Montessori first came to grips with the problem of the future of humanity, and gave passionate expression to her insight on the form education must take to be able to help the world in its present circumstances.

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Education for a New World

Meant for the parents and teachers of children under age 6. Taking into account the biological and psychological aspects of child development, the Montessori approach urges adults towards a new outlook from which childcare will change from drudgery and repression, to joyous collaboration with nature.

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Education for Human Development: Understanding Montessori

Mario M. Montessori, Jr. An insight into his grandmother’s personality, her role as a feminist and her philosophy of education and child growth.

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From Childhood to Adolescence

This work follows the child from the age of 7 through adolescence. Dr. Montessori’s understanding of the adolescent’s need for independence in thought and action is remarkable. Her comments on the state of education and its implications for the world at large are very modern and more relevant today than ever before.

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Montessori A Modern Approach

Paula Polk Lillard. A historical, philosophical and practical guide to the Montessori curriculum.

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Montessori in the Classroom

Paula Polk Lillard. A fascinating day-by-day record of a year in the life of a Montessori classroom. A glimpse of the Montessori method in action.

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Montessori Learning in the 21st Century: A Guide for Parents & Teachers

By M. Shannon Helfrich

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Psychogeometry (Hardcover)

Maria Montessori. Psychogeometry demonstrates the originality and brilliance of Maria Montessori’s own mathematical talents. This, combined with her deep understanding of the psychological workings of the child’s mind, enabled her to offer an approach to mathematics that is irresistible and fascinating.

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Psychogeometry (Paperback)

Maria Montessori. Psychogeometry demonstrates the originality and brilliance of Maria Montessori’s own mathematical talents. This, combined with her deep understanding of the psychological workings of the child’s mind, enabled her to offer an approach to mathematics that is irresistible and fascinating.

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The Absorbent Mind

Dealing comprehensively with the construction of the human personality, and the nature of learning, this book propounds Dr. Montessori’s revolutionary ideas about education as an aid to life. In this book Dr. Montessori indicates the responsibility of adult humanity towards this fundamental period of man’s selfformation.

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The Advanced Montessori Method – I

This work on scientific pedagogy comes in 2 volumes. The first volume entitled “Spontaneous Activity In Education” begins with a survey of the inner and outer life of the child, and emphasizes the importance of the prepared environment in education. The second volume is entitled “The Montessori Elementary Materials.” The 2 volumes discuss the application of the Montessori principles in the education of older children, between 7 and 11 years of age.

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The Advanced Montessori Method – II

This work on scientific pedadogy comes in 2 volumes. The first volume entitled “Spontaneous Activity In Education” begins with a survey of the inner and outer life of the child, and emphasizes the importance of the prepared environment in education. The second volume is entitled “The Montessori Elementary Materials.” The 2 volumes discuss the application of the Montessori principles in the education of older children, between 7 and 11 years of age.

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The California Lectures of Maria Montessori, 1915

This edition includes many unpublished lectures and articles by Maria Montessori during her 1915 attendance at the Panama Pacific Exposition in San Francisco.

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The Child in the Family

In this book Dr. Montessori examines the tensions inherent in the relationship between the adult and the child. She discusses the difficulties and contradictions of daily life within the frame work of which adults need to recognize and rectify their own defects in order to become worthy of the child. She stresses the importance of the child’s environment and the role it plays in the building of the child’s character.

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The Child, Society and the World: Unpublished Speeches and Writings

Speeches and lectures written by Maria Montessori on peace, environmental awareness and universal responsibility.

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The Discovery of the Child

First published in 1948, this book lucidly delineates the fundamental principles of the Montessori approach to education, which was based on a series of genuine discoveries of Dr. Maria Montessori. The application of these principles, transcends boundaries of class, culture or creed, and is relevant to the whole of human development.

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The Formation of Man

In this book, Dr. Montessori urges adults towards an understanding of the laws of growth, and pleads for a reshaping of the educational system that is ironically prejudiced against the child. First printed in 1955, the book includes a chapter on world illiteracy, as it is a problem of grave magnitude, even today.

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To Educate the Human Potential

A more comprehensive study of child development, this book is a companion volume to Education For A New World. While unfolding before us the history of the world, and the history of human development, Dr. Montessori places her wide-spectrum approach to education in the modern context.

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What You Should Know About Your Child

A valuable guide for parents, this book is based on the lectures delivered by Dr. Montessori. It simplifies her great educational principles, and brings them within easy reach of the lay person.

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Montessori From the Start: The Child at Home From Birth to Age Three

Paula Polk Lillard and Lynn Lillard Jessen. The authors provide parental guidance for the establishment of an environment to aid in the development of focus and concentration.

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Montessori Today

Paula Polk Lillard. Montessori theory and practice, with special emphasis on the child’s elementary school years. For parents, teachers, and all those who are concerned about education today.

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Qué es Montessori?

by AMI/USA

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What is Montessori?

by AMI/USA.

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Montessori for Your Child

by AMI/USA

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AMI Montessori School Standards

by AMI/USA

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Stationary Note Cards

Send your correspondence Montessori style with this set of 12 note cards.

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Human Construction: The Ultimate Expression of Creativity

Conference Proceedings from the 2004 AMI/USA National Conference in Portland, Oregon, July 22-25, 2004.

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A New World for a New Humanity: Educate for Peace

Conference Proceedings from the 2002 AMI National Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota, July 11-14, 2002.

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Freedom and Responsibility: A Glorious Counterpoint

Conference Proceedings from the 2000 AMI International Study Conference. Boston, Massachusetts July 20-23, 2000.

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The Relevance of Montessori Today: Meeting Human Needs

Conference Proceedings from the 1996 AMI National Conference. Bellevue, Washington. July 25-28, 1996.

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Education for the 21st Century

Conference Proceedings from the 1988 AMI International Study Conference. Washington, DC, July 30 – August 4, 1988.

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Booklet by Phyllis Pottish-Lewis: Elementary Classroom Management

An essay discussing how to implement Cosmic Education in the elementary classroom.

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Booklet by Phyllis Pottish-Lewis: The Elementary Child as a Member of Society

How through understanding and implementation of Montessori principles an adult can manage an elementary classroom to fully aid the child’s development.

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Booklets by Phyllis Pottish-Lewis: Set of Two

A set of booklets by Phyllis Pottish-Lewis

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Materials: What Belongs in a Montessori Primary Classroom?

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Cosmic Education: A Collection of Talks

A collection of talks given by AMI elementary trainers at the 2008 Cosmic Education Workshop: Kay Baker, Ph.D., Carol Hicks, Phyllis Pottish-Lewis and Allyn S. Travis.

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Correspondence with Mario Montessori

Correspondence 1938-1982: Mario and Ada Montessori to Margot Waltuch

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Booklet by Ginni Sackett: A Sharp Call to the Public Conscience, Maria Montessori and the Social Party of the Child

Booklet by Ginni Sackett based on her speeches delivered November 13-14, 2009 at the AMI/USA Public School Conference in Denver, Colorado.

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Booklet by Ginni Sackett: Classroom Management, The Art of Normalization

Booklet by Ginni Sackett based on her speeches delivered November 13-14, 2009 at the AMI/USA Public School Conference in Denver, Colorado.

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Booklets by Ginni Sackett: Set of Two

A set of booklets by Ginni Sackett based on her speeches delivered November 13-14, 2009 at the AMI/USA Public School Conference in Denver, Colorado.

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A Collection of Essays by Margaret E. Stephenson

This boxed set includes 12 pocket-sized booklets featuring writings of Margaret E. Stephenson.

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AMI School Standards

In-depth explanations of AMI Montessori school standards.

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Cosmic Education

by Mario M. Montessori, Sr.

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Dr. Maria Montessori 1870-1952: The Origins of Montessori

by J. Ewart Smart

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Learning From the Child

by A. M. Joosten

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Montessori High School

by Dr. H. J. Jordan

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Montessori Method: Science or Belief?

Booklet compiled and edited by AMI

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The Four Planes of Education

by Dr. Maria Montessori (edited by Mario Montessori)

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The Human Tendencies and Montessori Education

by Mario M. Montessori, Sr.

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Those Horrible Mathematics

by Mario M. Montessori, Sr.

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An Unfolding: The Child From 3-6

by Margaret E. Stephenson

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Parenting for a New World

The Parental Supplements, featured in the quarterly newsletter, are now beautifully bound in this set of 19 pocket-sized books and matching collector’s box.

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The 1946 Lectures

A new book featuring previously unpublished writings of Maria Montessori.

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Child of the World: Montessori, Global Education for Age 3-12+

There are 170 pages, and 40 black and white illustrations from the author’s Montessori work around the world.

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The Art of Montessori in the Home: Part I

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The Art of Montessori in the Home: Part II

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The Child from Six to Twelve in Home and Elementary Class

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Computers and Children

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Summer Solitude

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Parental Support for Freedom and Discipline at School

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The Power of Three

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Vacations: Montessori Style

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Helping Your Child to Learn in His Own Way

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Can Human Violence Be Controlled? A Montessori Perspective

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The Power of Conscious Parenting: Interconnecting Home and School

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Aiding the Development of Self-Esteem in Children

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The Greatest Love: Separation and Letting Go

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Including Children in Your World

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Practical Applications of Montessori in the Home

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What is Montessori?

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Freedom and Responsibility: Part I

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Freedom and Responsibility: Part II

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Reading Books with the Very Young

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Grace & Courtesy – A Human Responsibility: Part I

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Grace & Courtesy – A Human Responsibility: Part II

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Montessori and the Importance of Religion in Human Development

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Computers in the Montessori Home: Guidelines for Decision Making

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The Common Sense of Montessori Pedagogy

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Montessori Questions & Answers

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A Montessori Model for Conflict Resolution

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Violence and Bullying

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Why Montessori Materials, and Not Toys

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The Montessori Spirit of Giving

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What do Children Really Need?

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Taking Montessori Home for the Summer

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Separation

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16 September 2001: Parenting in a New World

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Cosmic Education as a Parent Education Tool

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Families and Schools

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The Growing Brain in a Changing World

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Sleep, Baby, Sleep

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A Montessori Dictionary

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Common Parenting Issues

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Getting Off to a Good Start

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The Technology Screen

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Testing Mania

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Respect Life

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Guiding Children’s Spirits

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Toys and Other Personal Possessions at School

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Creating a Culture of Community Service

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Summer Ideas for All Ages

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Stimulating Creativity Through a Montessori Approach

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Raising Generous Children

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Kids Are Not the Problem

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A Classroom Made of Dirt

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Party Hats for the Soul – Celebrating One Hundred Years of Montessori

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Failure Is a Better Teacher Than Success

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Rescuing our Children from the Epidemic of Obesity

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The Gift of the Family Meal

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Shifting Emphasis from “Success” to Discovery

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Teach Peace to Have Peace

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Did You Say “Sorry?”: Seeing Through Montessori Eyes

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Family Celebrations

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Neuropsychology and Montessori

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Living Well With and For Our Children

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Montessori and Tomorrow: Creativity and Innovation for our Children

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Homework: Constructing the Individual

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The Art of Observation

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Evaluating Montessori Education

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Understanding Normalization: The Process of Natural Human

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Standardized Testing: Where Might it Fit in a Montessori Classroom

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Cyberbullying: The New Bully on the Block

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Competition and Montessori Education

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Making the Best of Parent Teacher Conferences: Eight Steps to Success for Parents

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Toys R Us

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Grace, Courtesy, and Compassionate Living

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Unchartered Worlds

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The Joyful Child: Montessori, Global Wisdom for Birth to Three

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Maria Montessori Sails to America: a private diary, 1913

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The 1913 Rome Lectures: First International Training Course (Paperback)

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Booklet by Phyllis Pottish-Lewis: The Artistry of a Montessori Teacher

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Booklet by Phyllis Pottish-Lewis: Negotiating The Minefield

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Set of Four Phyllis Pottish-Lewis Booklets

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El Niño: El Secreto de la Infancia

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Formacion del Hombre

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La Mente Absorbente del Niño

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La Educación de las Potencialidades Humanas

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Educar para un Nuevo Mundo

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The Mass Explained to Children

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Maria Montessori Writes to her Father: Letters from California, 1915

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Educación y Paz

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Maria Montessori Centenary Card Set

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Montessori Guide DVD Series #1

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Montessori Guide DVD Series #2

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Montessori Guide DVD Set

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Maria Montessori: Her Life and Work

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The Secret of Childhood

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Psychoarithmetic – Paperback

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Psychoarithmetic – Hardcover

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El Niño en la Familia

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Set of Nine: Montessori Reading Materials

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La Santa Misa Vivida por los Niños

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Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius (paperback)

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Montessori Guide

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Maria Montessori Speaks to Parents

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De la Infancia a la Adolescencia

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Children Who Are Not Yet Peaceful

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Bringing Montessori to America

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The Secret of Childhood

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Montessori and Mindfulness

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Planting the Seeds for a New World: Cultivating an Anti-Bias, Anti-Racist Home

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Transitioning Young Children into Montessori Environments

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Paddling Up River Against the Current of Competition: A Montessori Parenting Struggle

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Lo que deberías saber acerca de tu hijo

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María Montessori le habla a los padres

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On Building Character: The Elementary Child’s Moral Development in the Digital Age

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Summer Parenting Pack

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Technology Sale Pack

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