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Ambourne House Day Nursery 233 Gloucester Road, Patchway, Bristol BS34 6ND

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Montessori /EYFS

What is Montessori?

Montessori is a child led form of education; the materials are specifically designed to meet each of the children’s developmental needs and interests. The children have full access to the Montessori equipment throughout the whole day  at their leisure or within a planned activity. The staff at Ambourne House will demonstrate how to use the equipment on a one-to-one basis or within a small group. Once the children have been shown this, they are then free to explore the environment.

The Montessori curriculum is divided into six areas:

  • Practical life
  • Sensorial
  • Language
  • Mathematics
  • Cultural
  • Creative

Download our information sheets to find out more.

Get in Touch
  • Our Montessori Policy
  • Montessori Information Sheet
  • Evaluating Montessori Education

What parents and carers are saying

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“Ambourne House Team has been fantastic since my son joined last October, we always felt part of the family. The setting is really good, especially the outdoor space, which stands out in relation to other settings that he attended. But I have to say that the Montessori approach was really key when we decided to enroll him. He developed so much autonomy and self-esteem since he joined but also continued to be very social and in a very short period of time built great relationship both with staff and other children.”
~ Raquel Leitao ~