Visual Perception & Concept Development

MRD on November 10, 2020

A child’s acquisition of language begins at birth and progressively develops. Maria Montessori identified a phase of development during which a child’s receptivity to language … read more

Common Core State Standards

MRD on June 02, 2020

We at Montessori R&D have some exciting news: we recently developed a material that addresses kindergarten language arts Common Core State Standards (CCSS). It is th … read more

Pink Reading Series

MRD on May 28, 2020

For over three decades our Pink Reading Series has been the phonics material in thousands of classrooms, guiding many young minds as they enter the fascinating world of reading.    … read more

The Fundamental Needs of Humans

MRD on May 08, 2018

You and I as individuals, and, collectively, as societies, rely on numerous human inventions to facilitate our daily activities. All of the human-made objects in our lives have a lineage that can be t … read more

Purposeful Movement

MRD on October 03, 2017

Dr. Montessori regarded movement as an essential element in a child's intellectual development. Part of the magic of all Montessori's materials comes from the movement routines associated with t … read more