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Montessori Dance

Guiding the infinite creative expression of human intelligence through dance. 

 

We offer workshops for both educators and children to support the integration of creative movement expression into the Montessori learning environment.

ABOUT

Why Dance?

Dance is a mode of self expression available to all. To dance is to be human. 

‘...it is only by movement that the personality can express itself’
Maria Montessori, The Absorbent Mind, p.137 

‘Not only are thought and action two parts of the same occurrence, but it is through movement that the higher life can express itself.’

Maria Montessori, The Absorbent Mind, p.141

WORKSHOPS

For Educators

We value the important role Montessori educators play in inspiring and planting the seeds of interest for children. Our workshop for educators and consultations are designed to empower and equip the generalist educator with the tools and inspiration needed to bring dance into the life of the classroom.

For Children

We offer a variety of workshops to inspire and start your children on the journey to developing dexterity with the language of dance.

ABOUT

Kei Ikeda

Kei Ikeda is a qualified Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) 6-12 educator with over 10 years experience as a lead guide in the Montessori classroom. She holds a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Dance and English combined with a Bachelor of Education from the University of New South Wales. Kei was awarded the Wilma Firth Prize for the most outstanding achievement in Bachelor of Dance Education Program, University of New South Wales.

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In Class Workshops

Delivered Within School Term

No Prerequisites

For Educators & Children