Montessori Geography – Jigsaw Map of the World

In Montessori School it is very common that all young children know the names of seven continents by working with the Jigsaw Map of the World. Because Maria Montessori thought that it is importnant to have the children learn about the world.

Jigsaw Map of the world is one of the material/activities which aim to let children learn the name and give a sensorial impression of the relatives size and shapes of continent.

We also have a song during introduce the name of seven continents.

North America, South America,
Africa, Europe and Asia.
Don’t forget Australisa,
Don’t forget Antartica,
North America, South America,
Africa, Europe and Asia.


但是MOntessori認為讓孩子認識其他國家是必需的,當中涉及到她的理念-society of cohension因為她是經歷過第一及第二次世界大戰的人,她希望透過 教育孩子可使世界和平……


About Angie Chan

“Early Childhood is the foundation on which children build the rest of their lives. And I believe learning can via many different ways to explore and experience. It is so much fun when seeing the children finds their ways to learn and love to learn which drive me to keep the passion on working with children.”
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