Okay, it’s official. I am not only obsessed with Montessori geography but I am also obsessed with rocks and minerals. This post highlights a fun preschool geography matching activity with rocks and landmarks. In Montessori, geography includes physical (like learning about landforms) and culture. This activity falls into both areas within geography. Montessori-Inspired Geography Rock […]
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This post includes 8 Preschool Activities for Geography that we love in our home. Preschoolers are ripe for learning geography, both physical and cultural aspects to the learning. There are simple, hands on ways to introduce the great big world to young children. This post includes some of my favorite geography preschool activities. Enjoy! Montessori […]
Have you ever read a wonderful book called Nurturing the Spirit? One of my all-time favorite go-to resources when I need to recenter and to refresh my home and classroom. I thought I’d share a few ideas on how to integrate peace education into your home using this book as my inspiration. You will find peace […]
Playing the ‘I Have a Dream‘ speech is a perfect introduction to the significance of Martin Luther King Jr.. Last year my sons were 3.5 and 2 years old. My older son had a few questions but we didn’t go very much in depth on the topic of equality, peace and diversity. Anti-bias is a […]
When I first learned Montessori Geography, I often got stuck. Okay, pull the puzzle pieces out, put them back in, place them on the control map, put them back in the template…then what? Soon I discovered the amazingness of Montessori geography extensions with the maps. The greatest part about extensions is that the map work can […]
The Silence Game is one of the most beautiful Practical Life in a Montessori Early Childhood classroom. Observing squirmy preschoolers find their way to calm their minds and bodies is simply amazing. Learn the silence game for your home or classroom. At home, my sons are in the habit of Making Silence when they get […]