Montessori at Home Assessment Welcome to your Montessori at Home Assessment! Do you know how ready you are for doing Montessori at home? Don't waste any more time! The Montessori philosophy is more than that... it is a beautiful, peaceful lifestyle! Take this quick, 3-minute assessment to discover just where you land on your path to implementing Montessori at home. Let's find out if what you know is a good fit to get you started right away or if you need a bit more help than that. Regardless of where you land, I am here for you every step of the way, so answer the questions as honestly as you can. I will use my 10+ years of experience in the Montessori Method to guide you through your wonderful Montessori adventure at home. Forever your Montessori at home coach, Tanya Are you ready for the Montessori at Home assessment? Click NEXT! -> 1. Have you read any Montessori books, like Maria Montessori's Handbook? Not only do I own lots of Montessori books, but I have read all or most of them! I have read some, but not many. It's overwhelming! I have heard that I should read some, but haven't yet.2. Out of these 3 Montessori principles, which one is the most important to you? Normalization of the child Independence in life and schoolwork Discovery of new ways to learn3. Which Maria Montessori quote inspires you most? "There is no man existing who has not been formed by the child he once was." "The task of the educator lies in seeing that the child does not confound good with immobility and evil with mobility." "Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed."4. Which Montessori principle are you most familiar with? Level 3: Sensitive Periods Level 2: 4 Periods of Development Level 1: The Absorbent Mind5. What is most important to you when it comes to a child learning? Love of repetition, order and silence Freedom of choice, no need for reward or punishment and a sense of personal dignity Mental concentration, preference of work over play, spontaneous self-discipline6. Which is the most popular age group in Montessori education? Ages 6-11 Ages 3-6 Birth to age 37. Have you tried Montessori at home? Yes (or have in the past), but quit because I felt lost. I need help! Yes (or I'm about to)! I feel ready, but need some guidance on specific things. No, not yet. I don't feel that i know enough to start, but I want to.8. How do you feel about Montessori's child-centered learning style as opposed to the traditional teacher-centered learning? I'm open to it, but I definitely need to unlearn the teacher-centered approach. I am on the fence about it, as I am not sure how that would really work. I am all for sitting back and unleashing the "follow the child" philosophy!9. What would you say is your #1 obstacle or struggle in doing Montessori at home? You might think all 3 options are struggles for you, but which one it your top one? Not knowing what to teach and when to teach it (planning). Not having all of the materials to teach Montessori at home (money). Not knowing how to even start (organization).10. If you were to invest in one Montessori resource, which one would you pick? A Montessori planner to get all of my thoughts on paper and get started! A 'Montessori basics' ebook to get more guidance. A comprehensive "Montessori at Home" framework with a professional that guides you in philosophy, planning, lessons, organization, materials and more.Thank you for filling out the Montessori at Home Assessment. Your assessment answers will be sent to your email address. Please enter it below and check in a few minutes! Name Email Time is Up!