EL107 – Biology


The animal kingdom: classification of external and internal parts, and habitat; and botany nomenclature and classification.

Biology

This course covers the animal kingdom:  classification of external and internal parts, and habitat; and botany nomenclature and classification.  The course also covers theories of curriculum development, creation of original material, and reconfiguration of current learning materials.

Schedule: Biology

October 7th & December 3rd, 2017

Assessment: Biology

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: Biology

  • Montessori Today by Paula Polk Lillard
  • From Childhood to Adolescence by Dr. Maria Montessori
  • To Educate the Human Potential by Dr. Maria Montessori
  • The Formation of Man by Dr. Maria Montessori

Suggested Readings:

  • The Advanced Montessori Method 1 by Dr. Maria Montessori
  • The Advanced Montessori Method 2 by Dr. Maria Montessori
  • The Montessori Controversy by Dr. John Chattin-McNichols
  • The TAO of Montessori by Catherine McTamaney
  • Children of the Universe by Michael and D’Neil Duffy
  • Montessori Matters Manual
  • Montessori Matters Language Manual