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Applying Montessori Ideas When Reading With Your Child

Part four of four of our reading aloud blog post series While…

Selecting Read-Aloud Books, the Montessori Way

Part three of four of our reading aloud blog post series Great…

LePort Blog: A Prepared Reading Environment

Part two of four of our reading aloud blog post series In…

Beauty in Words and Pictures: A Visual Tour of Favorite Picture Books

Note that each photo is linked to the book on Amazon.com, to…

LePort Blog: Reading for Happiness

Part one of four of our reading aloud blog post series Much…

How to lay the foundations of literacy in preschool

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What differentiates a child that learns to read joyfully,…

A Surprisingly Non-Academic Approach to Strong Academics

When parents tour our Montessori schools, we often hear questions…

Books Children Love – LePort 2012 Suggested Books

Colder days are upon us, and the outdoors are not quite as…

Selecting Early Readers For Your Child

As a parent of a new reader (my daughter is 5½ and will start…

Summer Travel: Should you “app” it? – Part 2

There is an ongoing debate on how much technology-based engagement…

Observing carefully and speaking clearly

When parents visit a well-run Montessori preschool classroom,…

Just not good enough: why your child deserves a better curriculum

If you attended Elementary Curriculum Night, you had a sneak-peek…

Choose Prevention, Not Treatment

Two weeks ago, I read the following urgent requests for help…

Learning to Write Right

Should Children First be Taught Cursive Handwriting? Cursive…