Maine Montessori Association Cultural Kits
The Maine Montessori Association owns a collection of Cultural Kits for use in the classroom. They may be borrowed by member schools. For more information, contact Joe or Joanne Alex at 827-2404.
1. RUSSIA Created by Ticia Berube, Casco Bay Montessori School
2.SOUTHWEST NATIVE AMERICANS by Barbara Cegalis, Island Montessori School
3.IRELAND Created by Adele Carey, Kennebec Montessori School
4.MEXICO Created by Amy Peterson-Roper, Bangor Montessori School
5.CANADA Created by Joanne Alex, Stillwater Montessori School
6.FAR EAST Created by Kathy Martin, Winfield Montessori School
7. FRANCE Created by Joyce Mallery, formerly w/Hampden Montessori School, and Anita Tassel, Bangor Montessori School
8. NEW ZEALAND Created by Joanne Alex, Stillwater Montessori School
9.MAYAN CULTURE Created by Debbie Duplisses, Kennebec Montessori School
10.NORWAY Created by Joanne Alex, Stillwater Montessori School
11.CHINA Created by Martha and Donald Monahan, NorthEast Montessori Institute.
12. NEPAL Created by Tracy Tyson, Montessori Teacher working in Nepal
13. TURKEY Created by Elizabeth Schaab, Bangor Montessori School
These kits are available for classroom use by teachers of MMA member schools. All kits are stored at Stillwater Montessori School in Old Town, with the exception of Ireland and Mayan Culture, which are stored at Kennebec Montessori School in Fairfield.
To reserve any of these kits, please call Joe or Joanne Alex at 827-2404 and we will make the arrangements for you to get the kit.
MMA CULTURAL KIT SCHOLARSHIP
MMA sponsors a scholarship of $350 for Maine Montessori Teachers to use toward creation of a Cultural Kit for use in classrooms of MMA member schools.
Scholarship guidelines and applications are available by calling Joe or Joanne Alex at 827-2404.