Math Activity for Preschoolers

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Looking for an easy & inexpensive Math Activity for Preschoolers? This activity integrates pattern (sensorial) and early math work into your home or classroom? Here is a simple one to put together and children will love it.   Materials Avery Color Coding Labels Card Stock Laminator & Laminating Pouch (optional) Colored Poms, Gems or other [Read On]


Montessori Sensorial: Baric Cylinders

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Baric Cylinders are found within the Sensorial area of the Montessori classroom. The materials further develop the haptic sense, in this case, weight. The Baric Cylinders on the Sensorial shelf. The Lesson: Presentation I Prepare the box ahead of time with only the heaviest and lightest pairs. Invite the child to do the work. Ask [Read On]


Montessori Sensorial: Baric Tablets

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The Montessori Baric Tablets with Box continues the child’s development of the haptic sense. There are many variations and extensions for this work. Definitely check out Smiling Like Sunshine’s Baric Work. Rhythm of the Home also has a post on how to create your own Baric Tablets. The lesson is outlined below. “Would you like [Read On]


Sensorial for 3 year olds

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The other morning my 3 year old and I were in our garage choosing new books to rotate into our library. I saw him eye my large storage container marked Sensorial. He ran over to it and wanted in on it. I was at first annoyed and sighed but then I thought about it. He [Read On]


Montessori Sensorial: Rough & Smooth Touch Tablets

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The Lesson: Presentation I Prepare the box ahead of time with only the roughest and smoothest pairs “Would you like to see how to use the rough and smooth touch tablets?” “Let’s wash our hands first.” Go the Sensorial Area, identify box, and carry it to the table.   Place box in front of you [Read On]


Montessori Sensorial: Sound Cylinders

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The Montessori Sound Cylinders are part of the Sensorial area of the classroom. The Sound Cylinders focus on refining a child auditory sense. Montessori Sound Cylinders are beautiful if you have the resources to purchase them. Amazon has reasonably prices Montessori Sound Cylinders available through FAC System. Montessori Outlet is also a great resource for [Read On]