IT111 – Montessori Infant & Toddler Music and Movement


Rationale for music in the curriculum; rhythmic, vocal, and instrumental skills; and music appreciation and history

Montessori Infant & Toddler 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 outdoors.

Schedule: Montessori Infant & Toddler Music and Movement

  • November 24, 2017

Assessment: Montessori Infant & Toddler 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 Infant & Toddler Music and Movement

  • The Absorbent Mind, Maria Montessori
  • Maria Montessori: Her Life & Work, E.M. Standing
  • Oneness to Separateness, Louise Kaplan
  • Understanding the Human Being, Silvana Montanaro
  • Your Self Confident Baby, Magda Gerba
  • Shining Through, Sonnie McFarland