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Mini Montessori! Cleaning Shells Activity

One of the things I love about summer and being at home with the smalls, is the amount of time we spend outside. As well as their usual toys, I try and find other activities that keep them amused in the fresh air… 307 more words


Words of Wisdom for Wednesday: Maria Montessori

Our aim is not only to make the child
understand, and still less to force him to
memorize, but so to touch his imagination
as to enthuse…
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Young Children

Getting Lost in the Milk Way

R was 18 months old at the time of this activity


The Planets in Our Solar System by Franklyn M. Branley - The vibrant illustrations kept R engaged while I read this long book.   772 more words


Setting the Table; an Exercise in Practical Life

Setting the dinner table can be defined by many adults as a “chore”, but for a child, it is a purposeful, meaningful, and fulfilling work that stimulates all of their senses. 97 more words


Fruit Matching

Today we’re going to try a matching activity. X is beginning to recognize similarities in items. He’s been working on (and improving at) his shape sorting and shapes puzzles. 394 more words