FREE Webinar — “Follow the Child”

“Follow the Child” is a Montessori phrase that people tend to throw around, but what does it actually mean? How do we apply it in our day-to-day lives? A few months ago, I took a poll on Instagram asking people to name some Montessori Buzzwords, and “Follow the Child” was the number one answer when […]

Read More

Montessori Vehicle Anatomy Cards

Every month, my small group coaching community gets to request a printable material that I will create just for them [and often will add to my Etsy shop later]. For April, they asked for some steam locomotive and airplane anatomy cards… but once I got started I just couldn’t stop, so I added a few […]

Read More

The Importance of Invented Spelling

If you have a new writer, you’ve likely noticed that some of the words she’s writing use very creative spelling choices. This is called invented spelling, and it’s a natural part of writing development! As children are just beginning to learn phonetics, it makes sense that they would write words the way they sound phonetically […]

Read More

Mental Health Days for Kids

Kids need mental health days too. Imagine a generation that knows when they need to take a break to recharge, and then gives themselves the permission to actually do it. We can raise that generation. Human beings were not designed to be constantly at the top of our game — and yet work culture in […]

Read More