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The Montessori toddler : a parent's guide to raising a curious and responsible human being / Simone Davies ; illustrated by Hiyoko Imai.

Davies, Simone, (author.). Imai, Hiyoko, (illustrator.).


It's time to change the way we see toddlers. Using the principles developed by the educator Dr. Maria Montessori, Simone Davies shows how to turn life with a ٢terrible two٣ into a mutually rich and rewarding time of curiosity, learning, respect, and discovery.With hundreds of practical ideas for every aspect of living with a toddler, here are five principles for feeding your child's natural curiosity, from ٢Trust in the child٣ to ٢Fostering a sense of wonder.٣ Step-by-step ways to cultivate daily routines with ease, like brushing teeth, toilet-training, dealing with siblings, losing the pacifier

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  • ISBN: 9781523506897
  • ISBN: 152350689X
  • Physical Description: 248 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Workman Publishing, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-219) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Introduction to Montessori -- Montessori activities for toddlers -- Setting up the home -- Raising a curious child who feels seen and heard. Encouraging curiosity in our child ; Accepting our child for who they are -- Nurturing cooperation and responsibility in our child. Cultivating cooperation ; Setting limits -- Putting it into practice. Daily care ; Dealing with changes ; Useful skills for our toddlers to learn -- Being the adult -- Working together -- What's next -- Real stories: home tours and quotes from Montessori families -- Further reading -- Thank-yous -- Appendix.
Subject: Parenting.
Montessori method of education.
Education, Preschool.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.

Available copies

  • 12 of 15 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sikeston Public.


  • 0 current holds with 15 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Sikeston Public Library 649.122 D28 (Text)
Digital Bookplate: This item purchased through the 2019 Public Library Nonfiction Collection Development Support Grant from the Missouri State Library.
34140000056648 Non-Fiction Available -

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