EL108 – Geometry & Fractions


Geometric forms and nomenclature; equivalence, congruence, and similarity. Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.

Geometry & Fractions

This course covers geometric forms and nomenclature; equivalence, congruence, and similarity; introduction and equivalence of fractions; and addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.  The course also covers curriculum development, creation of original materials, lesson extensions and reconfiguration of current learning materials.

Schedule: Geometry & Fractions

July 5th – July 7th, 2017

Assessment: Geometry & Fractions

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.

Readings: Geometry & Fractions

  • 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