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Montessori "Cosmic Education" begins at birth with exposure to science, arts, cultures. Many of the items on this page are from the Montessori culture studies. And others are no-longer-available classroom materials or very special out-of-print books and journals. MOST ITEMS ARE ONE OF A KIND!
Montessori Talks to Parents JMT Montessori Talks to Parents
Two out-of-print sets of NAMTA (North American Montessori Teachers) publications. (1) Complete series of the AMI Newsletter “Montessori Talks to Parents” from 1982. Volume 1, No. one – eight. 8.5x11, black and white. Topics: television, nutrition, sibling rivalry, history of childhood, physical education, misbehavior, talk to children, sex education. (2) Complete series of full color brochures from NAMTA. Titles: Language, Literature and the Family, The Child in Nature, Nurturing the Creative Personality, The Home Environment, and The Road to Discipline. A treasure of articles by all of the best Montessori writers.

New Zealand Animal Models and Labels 36NZ New Zealand Animals Models and Labels
Seven animal models—of the finest detail and quality—to match to color cards. Then the cards can be matched to labels. Definitions are printed on the back of the pictures. The cards are 3x4” and everything laminated. The animals are: Giant weta, Yellow-eyed penguin, sheep, Kiwi, Little Penguin, Tuatara, and Royal albatross.

Musical Instrument 3-part Cards in Pocket 36MI Musical Instrument 3-Part Cards
Complete set of 20 black outline drawings, 20 with labels, 20 labels - classical musical instruments printed on cardstock, laminated and with rounded corners. Packaged in a special plastic 3-pocket case made specifically for the cards. The cards with labels are 3x4”.

Biones of Africa 36BA Biomes of Africa
“A Manipulative books for ages 6-12” but appropriate for good readers in the 3-6 class. 70 colored 4x4” cards displaying housing, food, people, plants, and animals of Africa. 70 definitions cards, 70 labels. Originally $200. They are printed on cardstock and ready to use or could be laminated. (including one set of cards from Asia)

CGB110.jpg GB110 (LAST COPIES SELLING OUT) The Universal Child, Guided by Nature
$16.95 $8.00 On Sale!
This is the 2013 first edition, soon to be replaced by the 2019 edition with very slightly improved pictures. This is a great opportunity to obtain this preferred introduction to Montessori that was an outcome of Susan Stephenson's PowerPoint presentation at the 2013 International Montessori Congress in Portland, Oregon. There are 56 pages, 150 colored illustrations. MORE
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612GNOM 612GNOM Complege Montessori 6-12 Geometry Nomenclature Set
Here are 30+ sets, the complete AMI Nomenclature. Each set contains the booklet, and the definitions stages, all hand made with love. Polygons (3), angles (8), lines (6), triangles (4), plane figures (6) other kinds of polygons (2), circles (3), point to solid (1).

ctib1602.jpg TIB160 Traditional Nepali Child's Hat
$12.00 $3.00 On Sale!
For the classroom "Asia" box. Each family has a specific weave and color that is passed down from generation to generation. There are a few left.
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03BOT 03BOT Handmade Scandinavian Infant Boots
The “Sami” reindeer herder families of Northern Sweden and Norway make their own shoes for infants. This pair is made of reindeer hide and green fabric trip. Approximately 5” in length. For the Europe box.

36GOK1 36GOK1 Gokoyama Print and Cards
Gokoyama is an ancient area of Japan where homes are still as they were hundreds of years ago. This is an 11.5” x 8.5” print of one of the “Gassho Zukuri” houses. It comes with 4 postcards of original drawings of the houses and area.

36MAN 36MAN Maneki Neko “Beckoning Good Luck Cat” Bank
You will see this in Japanese restaurants or shops worldwide. The cat is holding up a paw to welcome customers and it is thought to bless the establishment. A hand painted ceramic bank 5.5” tall.

36PR 36PR Thailand Doll in Prayer
A lovely traditional doll made of porcelain (head, hands, feet0 and traditional Thailand fabrics. 6” tall, the doll bows forward in prayer supported by a handmade pillow.

36SK 36SK Albania Skenderbeg and Flag, for the Europe box
Skenderbeg was an Albanian hero who all children learn about. This is a beautiful minutely carved statue of him with the Albanian flag. 6.5” tall.

312TBK 312TBK Thailand Children’s Books, Set/3
Three traditional school books from Thailand. Good for 3-6 Asia box, and for 6-12 class studying the development of languages. Even the page numbers are in Thai numbers. Each s full color, 16 pages, and together they present the games, celebration, and traditions of children’s lives.

GB730 The Red Corolla: Montessori Cosmic Education GB731 The Red Corolla: Montessori Cosmic Education - Wholesale
Used in Montessori teacher training courses, preschool programs of all kinds, homeschooling groups. Detailed lessons for ages 3-6 and older children in the areas of physics, botany, zoology, history, geography, music, and art. Plus information on how the younger and older child, and the adult, can joyfully learn about the world and his/her place in it.

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Flags of Hope 612F Flags of Hope
Art, Music, and Social Studies in one package. A string of five 15x18” authentic Tibetan prayer flags (red, green, yellow, blue, white), a CD containing five pieces of original Tibetan music, and a booklet with information on the Tibetan people, prayer flags, lesson plans and project suggestions, and notes about the music tracks.

1960's Vocabulary Pictures JVP Vocabulary Pictures from England
Just found in teaching materials boxes! 5 sheets of colored vocabulary pictures that were used to make cards for the 3-6 classes, made in England. Each picture is 2.4x3”. On the back of each is the name of the picture in English and 7 other interesting languages including Arabic. Each sheet contains one category: fruit, bird/farm, mammals (mostly dogs and farm), vegetables, and ships. There is interesting information on the backs of the ship pictures.

Maria Montessori Centenary Anthology JMM Maria Montessori Centenary Anthology 1870-1970
My personal copy of the anthology that was published by AMI to honor the centenary of Montessori’s birth. 8x10”, 79 pages full of picture and interesting information. The cover slightly worn, the information, including her letters to and from famous people of the world, is priceless.

JC80 AMI Communications 1980’s
Fifteen journals from AMI, The Association Montessori Internationale, in Amsterdam. The complete collection, three journals each year, from 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, and 1989. A wealth of information on many subjects by the best international writers on Montessori.

JC90 AMI Communications 1990’s
Twenty-two journals from AMI, The Association Montessori Internationale, in Amsterdam. Included are 1990 (all 3), 1991 (3), 1992 (3), 1993 (3), 1994 (2 of 3), 1995 (3), 1996 (2 of 3), 1997 (3) A wealth of information on many subjects by the best international writers on Montessori.