I have vivid memories of red cardinals visiting the birds feed during the whitest and shortest days of the winter season. The vibrant red ricocheted off the glistening white of newly fallen snow. Always fascinated with the adaptation of these birds, I studied birds over the years through observation mainly. I always anticipated spring with […]
These posts cover authentic AMS Montessori life science lessons.
Life Science learning is an exciting time for children and adults. Below is a Montessori approach to bringing life sciences into your learning environment. Montessori Life Science Sequence & Approach Big Picture Life Science Approach Beginning with a BIG picture approach, we have three main areas of life sciences learning: Living/Non-Living Plant/Animal Vertebrates/Invertebrates Representation Presentation […]
We’re a bit obsessed with learning about the eye in this household. Here are a few activities and thoughts to ignite your desire to learn, or to continue learning about the eye! Have fun learning about the “blind spot“! We’ve all heard the phrase “blind spot”… …but do you know the definition of a “blind spot”? […]
Who is ready for a bug gardening activity? You all know how much I love zoology activities. The month of January came quickly to a close. I can smell the spring air lurking around us. I can practically hear the Pacific tree frogs croaking already. I do love their chorus. I feel my heart begin to flutter […]
I am particularly excited about this post talking about one of my favorite all-time topics: botany for kids! Add learning and the outdoors to the mix and I am giddy. I collected and reviewed these 12 botany posts written over the years. These ideas are not only some of my most loved activities but children fall in […]
Kids love zoology activities. You, too? That is fantastic! Let me guess. This post contains loads of science activities for kids within zoology. Kids love animals and love to learn about animals even animals like slugs! You have a young child in your life hungry for more…more books, more painting, more science, more learning… One of […]