Full text of "The Discovery Of The Child"
Three forms of early number-work: on top numerical rods, spindle-boxes and counters. The boy below penetrates the fascinating secrets of the decimal system enabling him to compose numbers up to 2,000. Top: Montessori School, Adyar, India, Photo by C. T. Nachiappan. Bottom: Montessori Centre, Laren, N. H., Holland.