This book is an album for teaching movement in
Montessori Early Education Programs

Movement Matters, a fully illustrated Montessori album, is written to provide Montessori educators with ways to implement movement experiences for 2 ½ to 6-year-old children.

This book gives educators the tools to:

  • present Fundamental Movement lessons in the classroom and normalize movement practice into the environment,
  • create concrete movement materials to place on a Movement Shelf,
  • implement movement practice within a child’s daily work cycle to enhance and support learning, and
  • successfully lead large group movement activities.

This Fully Illustrated Album Includes:

  • 16 Fundamental Movement Lessons
  • 54 Large Group Physical Activities
  • 27 Lessons for Individual Work to place on the Movement Shelf

About The Book:

  • Movement Matters: A Movement Album for Montessori Early Childhood Programs by Melani A. Fuchs and Diane H. Craft
    (Paperback – 2012); 8 ½ x 11 • 241 pages
  • Audience: Educators in Montessori Early Childhood Programs