NAMC montessori summer learning ideas follow the child. Family reading on grass

We discovered that education is not something which the teacher does, but that it is a natural process which develops spontaneously in the human being.
—Maria Montessori
The Absorbent Mind, p. 8.

I was recently talking to a friend of mine who has three children under the age of seven.  She told me she had been planning a quiet summer with a daily swim at the pool, a few trips to the library, and maybe a few play dates.  She was felt overwhelmed, then, when her seven year old said that sounded fine, but what he was really looking forward to was doing summer homeschool!

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