The Story of Meher Montessori School

A recently produced documentary on the Meher Montessori School in Monterery Park, California, giving the history and description of the school along with commentary by parents and teachers.

 

Primary classroom

 

Children in Meher Montessori School's Monterey Park facility work with Primary Montessori materials.

Maria Montessori: Follow the Child

A profile of the life and educational approach of Maria Montessori whose early childhood educational principles are rigorously adhered to by the Meher Montessori Schools.

 

Elementary classroom

Working with Elementary classroom materials, Montessori students acquire confidence, skills and competency.

 

Great Lesson 1: God With No Hands

Great Lesson 2: The Coming of Life

"God With No Hands" is the first of the five Great Lessons of the Montessori elementary curriculum.

 

Great Lesson 3: The Coming of Humans

"The Coming of Human Beings" is the third in the series of the five Great Lessons in the Montessori elementary curriculum.

"The Coming of Life" is the second in the series of five in the Montessori elementary curriculum.

 

Great Lesson 4: Communicating in Signs

"Communicating in Signs" is the fourth in the series of five Great Lessons in the Montessori elementary curriculum.

 

Great Lesson 5: The Story of Numbers

"The Story of Numbers" is the fifth in the series of five Great Lessons in the Montessori Elementary curriculum.

 

Lower Elementary: Partnership Breakfast

The oldest children from Meher's three primary classrooms spent time in the lower elementary classroom making joint projects with the lower elementary children. These were then displayed on the walls and shown to parents during the breakfast event.

 

1, 2, 3.... SOCCER!

Five Upper Elementary girls at Meher Montessori School, Monterey Park give a classroom presentation on the world of soccer.

 

Upper Elementary: Partnership Breakfast

Meher Montessori's Upper Elementary children made special projects about subjects of interest. These were then displayed on the walls and shown to parents during the Breakfast event.