References for a Montessori infant room at home
Grasping beads are given to babies at around 3 months old at a time when they begin to show interest in using their hands. The design of the grasping beads is such that babies really enjoy the tactile experience which stimulates brain development and concentration. Using these contrasting natural materials is a wonderful introduction to objects and much more interesting than a brightly coloured lump of plastic. Later on these beads can be used for teething too.
Montessori Infant Mobiles - A summary and my recommendations
This is a complete summary of the Montessori inspired mobiles we used with Otis. I apologise for the long post but I feel the topic is really important. Mobiles are an essential part of a Montessori infant environment and there is such little information available on them. 1. The Munari...