Maria Montessori: My First Maria Montessori by Isabel Sanchez Vergara
Part of the best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, this board book version of Maria Montessori tells the inspiring story of this pioneering teacher and researcher.
Maria grew up in Italy at a time when girls didn't receive an equal education to boys. But Maria's mother was supportive of her dreams, and Maria went on to study medicine. She later became an early childhood expert—founding schools with her revolutionary educational theories and changing the lives of many children. Babies and toddlers will love to snuggle as you read to them the engaging story of this fascinating educator and innovator, and will also enjoy exploring the stylish and quirky illustrations of this sturdy board book on their own.