Montessori-Inspired Activities for Toddlers — One-to-One Correspondence with Pom-Poms

Practical Life works are known for the repetition of motion needed to complete the activity, and that’s one of the huge draws for toddlers.  I’ll be honest — I like that repetition too.  This is one of the works that both girls love, although N spends way more time with it, and it’s one that […]

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DIY Montessori-Inspired Activities for Toddlers and Preschoolers — Craft Stick Shape Templates

I’ve seen craft sticks with velcro dots on them all over Instagram, and I knew both girls would love it.  I first put this out just as a manipulative activity — a basket full of craft sticks with velcro dots on the ends.  The girls could build with them in whatever way they pleased.  Then […]

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