A beautiful example of mixed-aged experiences within Montessori education

Jun 5, 2018 1:29:23 PM / by Marnie posted in Montessori education, emergent readers, mixed ages, mentorship, read aloud, skills for life


One simple way to tell if a Montessori school is remaining true to Maria Montessori's original design is if the children are in a classroom with a variety of ages. In an authentic Montessori pre-school room, for example, the age range should be 3 to 6 years old. At White Bear Montessori, we call this classroom the Children's House, a house for children! But even beyond this age span, our children are given many opportunities to work with everyone, as young as 16 months through the elementary years. 
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