The purpose of the Elementary course is to study, in depth, Montessori pedagogy and practice for children between 6 and 12.

The elementary course covers:

  • Montessori Child Psychology and Child Development with particular emphasis on the child from 6-12 years
  • Montessori Educational Theory and Practice for the child between 6 and 12 to include Mathematics, Language, History, Physical and Biological Sciences, Physical and Political Geography, Music and the Arts
  • Compiling nine albums, one for each area of the course

Observation and Teaching Practice

  • Three weeks of observation and four weeks of teaching practice – full days
  • To be completed outside of the course modules across the two years
  • Observation and teaching practice in schools run by AMI trained 6-12 Montessori teacher

Award of Diploma

The diploma is awarded to students who

  • Have satisfied the 90% attendance requirements
  • Are successful in the theory and practical examinations and have completed coursework to the required standard
  • Have fulfilled the AMI Observation and Teaching Practice requirements

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