Montessorian

adjective
Mon·​tes·​so·​ri·​an | \ ¦mäntə¦sōrēən \

Definition of Montessorian

: of, following, or relating to a system for training young children emphasizing free physical activity, informal and individual instruction, early development of writing and reading, and extended sensory motor training

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History and Etymology for Montessorian

Maria Montessori †1952 Italian physician & educator + English -an

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“Montessorian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Montessorian. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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