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Montessori from the Start, by Paula Polk Lillard.
An overview of Montessori's teaching methods during the earliest years. A helpful guide for parents in aiding their young ones in their task of self-formation and development. It further explains how hands-on and self discovery relate to the young infant. A very good read for the new parent and also those who want to know mire about the Montessori method.
Dear Parent: Caring for Infants with respect, by Magda Gerber
This book is a helpful and reassuring resource for parents of new babies and growing infants. It also includes chapters on applying Educaring® principles in group care settings. Short chapters make it easy to read and find information about life with newborns and later developmental stages.
Baby Knows Best: Raising a Confident and Resourceful Child, the RIE® Way by Deborah Carlisle Solomon.
A comprehensive guidebook that introduces readers to Magda Gerber’s Educaring® Approach. The book illustrates how to put ideas into practice, yielding more relaxed parents and more confident, self-reliant children. The author sets guidelines on how to care for a baby respectfully, raising topics of sleep, movement and motor development, play, setting limits, child care, and parenting support.
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