News / Blog

Freedom within Limits
1024 687 rozey din

    “The liberty of the child ought to have as its limits the collective interest of the community in which he moves; its form is expressed in what we call manners and good behaviour. It is our duty then to protect the child from doing anything which may offend or hurt others. But as…

read more
Montessori and Special Educational Needs
1024 512 rozey din

  I have had quite a few questions recently regarding children with Special Educational Needs and how Montessori fits in. I thought I would write down my thoughts about how a Montessori education can specifically impact a child with SEN. Firstly let me start by saying Maria Montessori’s whole philosophy began during her work with…

read more
Why a Montessori Nursery in Fishponds, Bristol?
520 378 rozey din

    “Children are human beings to whom respect is due, superior to us by reason of their innocence and of the greater possibilities of their future.” ― Maria Montessori   I have come to realise that as a parent, once you go Montessori, there really is no going back! One of the things that…

read more
Spanish at Rozey Days Montessori School Bristol
646 222 rozey din

Hola! My name is Paula and I will be the Spanish teacher at Rozey Days Montessori School. I am very excited to embark on this new adventure. Why an additional Language? In an increasingly globalised and interconnected world with cosmopolitan and diverse cities like Bristol, we believe that children, especially in the first few years…

read more
Punished by rewards – Short term praise, long term consequences.
960 636 rozey din

“I had been subject to the delusion of one of the most absurd procedures of ordinary education. Like others I had believed that it was necessary to encourage a child by means of some exterior reward that would flatter his baser sentiments…And I was astonished when I learned that a child who is permitted to…

read more
Grace and Courtesy- Reclaiming the Importance of Manners. A Montessori Perspective
1024 683 rozey din

So in the child, besides the vital impulse to create himself, and to become perfect, there must yet another purpose, a duty to fulfil in harmony, something he has to do in the service of a united whole. Maria Montessori, The Absorbent Mind, pg 57. We had some guests over yesterday evening. It was late so…

read more