Montessori Theory

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Montessori Theory

Take this quiz to see how much you have learnt about Maria Montessori and her educational theory.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the four areas in which Montessori educated children usually excell in?
    • A. 

      Self discipline, literacy, dexterity and competence

    • B. 

      Dexterity, social interactions, competence and lifelong learning

    • C. 

      Competence, self discipline, social adjustment and hapiness

    • D. 

      Discipline, competence, hapiness and social interactions

  • 2. 
    Which statement is incorrect? Montessori classrooms....
    • A. 

      Teaches to individuals instead of groups

    • B. 

      Are specifically organised to appear attractive and orderly

    • C. 

      Have an emphasis on self discipline

    • D. 

      Have time restraints

  • 3. 
    Which statement is correct? A montessori teacher....
    • A. 

      Teaches all lessons from the front of the classroom

    • B. 

      Provides the materials and environment which will aid development

    • C. 

      Is responsible for the giving of the whole education

    • D. 

      Never helps the students, but leaves learning up to them

  • 4. 
    Children are usuall broken up into age spans of
    • A. 

      Four years

    • B. 

      Three years

    • C. 

      Two years

    • D. 

      Six years

  • 5. 
    Montessori philosophy says 
    • A. 

      Lead the child

    • B. 

      Teach the child

    • C. 

      Engage the child

    • D. 

      Follow the child

  • 6. 
    Montessori theory encourages children to learn from
    • A. 

      The teacher

    • B. 

      The environment

    • C. 

      Their peers

    • D. 

      B & c

  • 7. 
    Maria was the first woman in Italy to graduate in ______?  
    • A. 

      Mathematics

    • B. 

      Physics

    • C. 

      Natural sciences

    • D. 

      Medicine

  • 8. 
    Where did Maria Montessori study?
    • A. 

      Praktijkdiploma voor Direktie Orkest

    • B. 

      University of Rome

    • C. 

      University of Italy Medical School

    • D. 

      University of Chiaravale

  • 9. 
    What did Maria Montessori do for a living?
    • A. 

      Physician and educator

    • B. 

      Physician and writer

    • C. 

      Physician and politician

    • D. 

      Physician at Oceanside Wellness

  • 10. 
    Montessori children display a greater sense of  _____________ during break times
    • A. 

      Justice and fairness

    • B. 

      Negative emotions

    • C. 

      Rough play

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    How old was Maria Montessori when she passed away?  
    • A. 

      52

    • B. 

      62

    • C. 

      72

    • D. 

      82