ERIC Number: EJ625307
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Cycle of Movement. Spotlight: Physical Development.
Woods, Carol S.
Montessori Life, v12 n4 p21-23 Fall 2000
Discusses the important role of movement in Montessori early childhood education. Focuses on the cycle of movement: (1) free exploration; (2) concentration; (3) coordination; and (4) independence. Discusses the contributions of movement to abstract thought and presents information on current theories regarding the connection between movement and mental development. Identifies implications for Montessori early childhood programs. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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