Montessori-Inspired Christmas Activities for Preschoolers — Gift Wrapping

A little over a month ago, L got to wrap the birthday present she picked out for N.  After about twenty minutes of watching her struggle and then seeing the finished product, I knew this gift wrapping work was definitely something I wanted to put together before it came time for her to wrap another […]

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Montessori Continent Studies: Europe — Our Favorite Activities

Ok, so we have studied the continents all together, North America, Asia, and now Europe! For each continent, we have a Montessori continent box full of small cultural objects, money, photos, and pamphlets from the continent.  When we were beginning this unit, I asked my Instagram followers from all over the world if they would be […]

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30+ Montessori-Inspired Christmas Activities for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Thanksgiving is over, so it’s OFFICIALLY CHRISTMAS TIME!!!  As L asks quite frequently, “Wait.  Is it Christmas TIME or Christmas DAY?”  It’s not quite Christmas “Day,” but for our family, Christmas “Time” lasts from the day after Thanksgiving until New Year’s Day.  Changing holidays or seasons provide an amazing opportunity to give your Montessori shelves […]

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