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Montessori: Map Work

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As with all things Montessori, students begin with the concrete and move to the abstract. When learning geography, students first develop an understanding that the earth is a round globe, made up of land and water. They then manipulate the shape of each continent before addressing its name and location. Montessori: Map Work introduces readers to the seven continents via te ...more
Board Book, 20 pages
Published July 15th 2014 by Harry N. Abrams
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Linda
Feb 19, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: childrens, nonfiction
My toddler loves this book! The textures and pictures really interest him.
Sara A.
Feb 24, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Get your little one ready to travel the world with this one
Charity Yost Reed
Jun 08, 2018 rated it it was amazing
finger-traceable outlines of continents and familiarity with animals from each continent
Barbara
Young readers learn basic geography facts about the continents through the Montessori approach utilized here. Starting from the concrete and moving to the abstract, they are introduced to the world's lands and have a chance to touch the outline of the continents. Two facing pages are devoted to each continent, beginning first with North America and moving across the globe through various modes of transportation. Each continent's pages also feature animals representative of the region. By the tim ...more
Dianna
Aug 31, 2016 rated it really liked it
We move through the continents of the world, showing a few animals from each continent. A bit advanced for my not-quite-two-year-old, but there are elements in this book to appeal to a wide range of ages.
Rebecca
Aug 28, 2014 rated it really liked it
I thought continents were a bit advanced for a board book, but I think the board pages are only to support the rough texture and edges of the landmasses, which you learn are different from water (smooth) by feeling. Neat! Montessori focuses on the concrete before the abstract.
Amy McKay
Oct 25, 2016 rated it really liked it
Enjoyable presentation to introduce the continents through the animals that live there.
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