Palm Harbor Montessori Academy

Famous Montessori Alumni

Founders of Google.com, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, and Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com, and many others, credit their Montessori Education for Much of their Success. It is quite interesting collection of people throughout history who have gone to Montessori schools, sent their children to Montessori schools, or supported this method of education in one way or…

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Reasons to Keep Your Child in Montessori Kindergarten

In an article in “Tomorrow’s Child” magazine, Tim Seldin, President of The Montessori Foundation, cites some great reasons to keep your child in Montessori Kindergarten.   – In Montessori, your child can continue to progress at his/her own pace.  In traditional kindergarten, he/she will have to wait while the other children begin to catch up….

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Building a Foundation of Water Knowledge

Project Wet, dedicated to water education, offers some great resources to supplement your Wells of Love program curricula activities. Check out this free download, Discovering Drought.  Containing a lesson plan for 3rd through 6th grade, it links to a more extensive activity booklet about drought available inexpensively in their store. From the lesson plan: Although…

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Choosing a Montessori School

It is often a daunting task to choose a school for your child. At Palm Harbor Montessori Academy we believe that it is important for families and for schools to look for a “good fit”. For this reason we recognize that the wide diversity between Montessori schools is generally a good thing in that it…