Montessori Inspired Apple Unit

Apples Paris Farmers Market

This post includes loads of ideas for a Montessori inspired apple unit! Montessori Inspired Apple UnitClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule Montessori Inspired Apple Unit Practical Life Tonging Apples Washing Apples Slicing, Peeling, Coring Apples Make Apple Sauce with these Crockpot Applesauce Making Cards from Training Happy Hearts Apple Lacing Card from No Time for Flashcards Apple [...]

Phrases to Encourage Toilet Training

Toilet Training Phrases

This post includes Phrases to Encourage Toilet Training. A few week’s ago I wrote about our son’s obstacles with toilet training. I wrote about Steve Hodge’s book, It’s No Accident. His work enlightened my husband and me, guiding us to seek other avenues besides “he’ll grow out of it” and “it’s just an accident”. Phrases to [...]

Best Qualities for Sensory Materials

Concentration Kids

Any material that combines areas of learning grabs my attention. Plus, I am always looking for unique materials combining my love for Montessori, Waldorf, and Reggio Emilia. Material that self-corrects and allows the child to work problem solving and logic skills without too much guidance from me is a sure thing. So what are the [...]

Easy Physics Experiment for Kids

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Opening a child’s eyes to science can begin at a young age. The best part is that you can easily do experiments with household objects and without spending a lot of money. Classic science experiments can happen organically every day without much preparation. Just do your research ahead of time to plan for the opportunity. [...]

Learn to Tell Time Activity

Learning to Tell Time Activity

This post is sponsored by Montessori Services. The opinions are 100% my own. We made a simple clock using bead bar stamps, a wonderful hands on learn to tell time activity. One of my most beloved Montessori companies is Montessori Services. I have not once been disappointed by their product. Plus, their customer service is [...]

Unique Early Reader Books

Home Grown Books Adventure Set

When Home Grown Books approached me about reviewing their product, I jumped on the opportunity. Most of you know that I had a baby recently making our brood cap out at five. As a result I have been declining offers for reviews and sponsored posts. After reading a post on these books on one of [...]

Golden Responses for the Impatient Child

Responses Impatient Child

This post include Golden Responses for the Impatient Child. My 3.5 year old often makes requests, then quickly loses patience with my not meeting his request fast enough. Sound familiar? As you know, I work really hard to be a positive parent and to respect my children and their developing selves. I have to tell you, [...]