When a parent asks why there is no math homework or what the Table of Pythagoras has to do with standardized testing, follow up your answer by lending this wonderfully articulate book.
Updated in 2014, this wonderfully articulate book by Montessorian Michael Duffy now offers new material including a discussion of Montessori math and the Common Core standards as well as presenting concise, complete explanations of the Montessori math materials, their purpose, and their classroom uses.
This book also responds to topics of concern for parents such as homework, recent brain research, and standardized testing.
Photos of children working with the materials, charts, and diagrams help make this a very readable guide for families, administrators, and assistants. Paperback, 78 pages.
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