AMI 3-6 Assistants Course Riga
Time & Location
About the event
Duration of the course program:
Sixty hours at the Centre and nine additional hours of observation – either immediately after the course or parallel to the course. Specific topics to focus on will be given for observation.
The Course program: • Introduction to Montessori • The Role of the Directress • The Role of the Assistant • Overview of the Planes of Development • The Child's Mind from 0-6 years, Sensitive Periods • Order: The importance of Order and Precision, Order in the development of personality • Movement 0-6: Development of Movement and its significance for the child • Language: Development of, also taking into account the following elements: • Preparation of the adult • Use of language in general • Vocabulary: correct, precise, rich, scientifically exact • How to listen to children • How to elicit language • Independence: Development of, also taking into account different levels of independence - physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual, as conditions for interdependence • Prepared environment: Home and Casa dei Bambini (the physical and the intangible) • Freedom and Discipline: Understanding the concept of Freedom from Montessori point of view and the growth of Discipline as inner development • Social Development • Observation and its relevance (technique and recording of) • Music and Art • Maintaining the environment (indoor and outdoor)
Some time will be be dedicated to the reading and discussion of Maria Montessori's texts relevant to topics given.
Further requirements for the students:
• Submission of three papers (500 words each) on topics set by the Trainer/Auxiliary Trainer, to be submitted by a date stipulated by the training centre/organising body. • In order to obtain the Children’s House Assistants Course Certificate a minimum of 90% attendance is required.
For the registration, please, fill the form and send it to the firstname.lastname@example.org
The registration is made after the registration fee is paid. The registration fee is 150 EUR.
Total course fee: 700 EUR (including registration fee)