Montessori

Montessori Gardening Project Springs New Life

Montessori Gardening Project Springs New Life

Involving our residents in activities such as gardening is important to their wellbeing. Our Montessori principles of enabling anyone to achieve their best by focusing on their strengths has time and time again helped bring residents out of their shells to engage in activities that give them meaning and bring them joy. We called in the experts from Bunnings Belmont to help with the Marist Gardening ...

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The Montessori Approach at Catholic Homes

The Montessori Approach at Catholic Homes

We talk a lot about the Montessori Approach at Catholic Homes but have you ever wondered what that means in aged care? For many living with dementia, the loss of independence is one of the many casualties of having an impaired memory. Since remembering information for any length of time is challenging, the Montessori method for dementia focuses on putting key information into the environment.  For ...

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