EC111 – Montessori Early Childhood Music and Movement


The rationale for music in the curriculum; rhythmic, vocal, and instrumental skills; and music appreciation and histor

Montessori Early Childhood Music and Movement

This course covers the rationale for music in the curriculum; rhythmic, vocal, and instrumental skills; and music appreciation and history.  It also covers Montessori’s rationale for movement; basic gross motor skills; body awareness; and movement activities for line time and out doors.

Schedule: Montessori Early Childhood Music and Movement

January 21st & January 22nd, 2018

Assessment: Montessori Early Childhood Music and Movement

The student must satisfactorily complete written and practical evaluations for both academic and practicum phases as well as complete all in-class assignments and classroom manuals as directed.

Readings: Montessori Early Childhood Music and Movement

  • The Absorbent Mind, Maria Montessori
  • Discovery of the Child, Maria Montessori
  • Secret of Childhood, Maria Montessori
  • Montessori Method, Dr. Maria Montessori
  • Maria Montessori: Her Life & Work, E.M. Standing