Moving with Kids — Tips & Tricks from a Montessori Parent

If you follow me on Instagram, you probably know that we’ve been moving for as long as I can remember the past couple of months.  First we were packing up non-essentials and donating things we didn’t need to get our house ready for showings.  Then it sold and we were quickly packing up to get […]

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Montessori Sound Games — I Spy with Initial Sounds

One of the activities I recommend before getting all “academic” on your toddler or preschooler is to play I Spy with initial sounds.  I knew N was ready for this when she started dragging out the sounds of individual letters when she was speaking, although she actually was interested in ending sounds (and rhyming) before […]

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Montessori Human Body Study: The Respiratory System

We began our study of the human body on the outside and worked our way in — as most Montessori learning goes!  After learning all about The Outer Body, the skeletal system, the muscular system, and the nervous system, we continued our way down with the respiratory system. One material that we’ve been using throughout […]

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Montessori Human Body Study: The Nervous System

We began our study of the human body on the outside and worked our way in — as most Montessori learning goes!  After learning all about The Outer Body, we moved on in to look at the Skeletal System and the Muscular System before starting at the top with the Nervous System. Our favorite activity […]

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Montessori Human Body Study: The Five Senses

We began our study of the human body on the outside and worked our way in — as most Montessori learning goes!  After learning all about The Outer Body, the skeletal system, and the muscular system, we decided to start at the top and working our way down.  My favorite part of our nervous system study […]

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