Don’t you love it when children are at peace and having fun with Math? Here are the Lower Primary children at Addlo Montessori working on double digit multiplication sums with the checker board. They are on that journey to abstraction, but loving it. I love Montessori Math.
Montessori enables a child to understand their world. What is the use of learning when it does not relate in some way or another to our reality.? Why do additions and subtractions abstractly when we could do sums A true Montessori setting aims to make learning engaging and that helps to explain life itself to … More Understanding the World
My name is Adeyinka Olawoye, I am a mum of two lovely children. Ade is 4 years old and his sister Nike is just 2. My husband has struggled a lot to support my strong will about homeschooling the children. He has always said he did not want me working, I was to stay home … More Homeschooling Mums story
This is a very exciting, but busy time for me as I try to complete the Montessori School Project: Science in our Classrooms… We all want our children to be global leaders in our internationally closely knit society of the 21st century. They can achieve this and more through the intentional use of technology. As … More Science in Our Classrooms
Today we had a wonderful session led by one of our parents. Addlo Montessori Schools has a dedicated event each term called Montessori at Home. Our sessions ensure that we carry our parents along with what and how we engage our children with. It also enables us to help our parents with essential information they … More Montessori at Home
It’s Valentines today, and we are celebrating. How do we celebrate this special day with our children? Do we sweep it under the carpet or do we intentionally celebrate? The world is changing: This is a story copied from a Facebook wall, it happened in January somewhere in Africa, it could have happened near us … More Valentine’s Day
The children had fun today at their Christmas Presentation. So proud of them all. Thank you parents for your love and support. Thank you Addlo Team for making this term shine on.
There is an important input that educators bring to the table, it is one of a mission to develop and groom a new generation of citizens who will do better than the previous generations. Life is all about change, growth and development. Our work is to accomplish this for our society. This is the call … More The Mission of the Educator
On Saturday 4th December there was an important Zoom meeting where all stakeholders in our Education sector gathered to find answers to the problems that has led to the tragic loss of Sylvester Oromoni Jnr. One thing is clear, the care of the child needs to be foremost for all concerned. Unfortunately this is not … More Nigeria can and must change
This is a plea to Parents and Educators, all adults at large Why? Violence is on the increase amongst the young amongst us! We must take responsibility to make things right again! So here is my plea: Let’s start grooming our children to embrace a more ethically positive culture. Let us teach our children to … More Reflections 2021