Montessori Practical Life: Wood Polishing

Practical Life is one of the areas of the Montessori classroom that is so important for far more than just the obvious reason of teaching the child skills she can use in her daily life.  In addition to that, it helps the child to learn how to care for her materials, builds up focus and […]

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The Montessori Peace Rose — How to Teach Conflict Resolution

If you have more than one child in your home, you know there are multiple conflicts between children every day.  Some of them are over little things and one child will easily move on without much of a fuss.  But other times, the conflict continues to escalate until it is completely out of control and […]

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Montessori Dinosaur Study: All About Fossils

After we finished our Botany Study, the girls decided that they wanted to learn about dinosaurs next!  I knew absolutely nothing about dinosaurs, so I had to do a bit of my own research before we got started.  I finally decided on beginning with learning about fossils since they are the clues that tell us […]

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Montessori-Inspired Continents Printables from Every Star is Different

If you’ve been following along on Instagram, you know that we’re right at the beginning of our second round of continent studies!  Imagine my excitement when I learned that Every Star is Different was releasing a bunch of continent-themed printables! Here’s what is included: 1. Montessori-inspired Continents and Oceans Printable Pack 2. Montessori-Inspired Africa Printable […]

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Montessori Homeschool Preschool E-Course

You’ve all been asking for it, and I’m proud to present my new Montessori Homeschool Preschool E-Course!!! This Montessori Homeschool Preschool E-Course combines my unique experience as both a Montessori classroom teacher AND a homeschooling parent to help other parents learn about Montessori philosophy and how to set up and run a Montessori Homeschool Preschool […]

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