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Montessori Life: Food & Drink


About This Course

This course is the second in our three-part Montessori Life series, and explores food and drink with babies and young children. We focus on healthy eating, being a role-model, weaning, practical life and challenges in a home environment.

Please note this course is staffed and running from Late Summer 2020 for three weeks. However you can access the course any time after this and complete in your own time. You will have a minimum of one month access to this course, depending on when you start.

What You'll Learn

This course will cover: Montessori and food; Breast and Bottle feeding; Baby-led Weaning; As your child grows; Challenges with food.


There are no requirements to take this course, just an interest in healthy eating and child development.

Course Content

This course was written for MCI by Zainab Shamis-Saleem. It is supported by Millie James.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Where do I study this course?

All our courses on this site are fully online which means you can sign up today and get started straight away from the comfort of your home or on the go!

Tags: Free, MOOC, food, drink, healthy eating, weaning, bottle feeding, breast feeding, home, parents, carers, meals