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 Baric Cylinders Lesson: Presentation I Prepare the box ahead of time with only the heaviest and lightest pairs. Invite the child to do the […]
These posts cover authentic AMS Montessori sensorial lessons.
The Montessori Baric Tablets with Box continues the child’s development of the haptic sense. Montessori Baric Tablets There are many variations and extensions for this work. The Baric Tablets lesson is outlined below. “Would you like me to show you the baric tablets?” Go to the sensorial area: “These are the baric tablets. Can you […]
Montessori Thermic Tablets are a Sensorial material that defines the child’s haptic sense. Children truly enjoy this work and you can purchase or create the materials at a reasonable price. These Five Senses books from Montessori Services are a great way to introduce the senses and a new lesson (or simply to leave on the shelf) to children. […]
The Rough and Smooth Touch Tablets 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 […]
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 priced Montessori Sound Cylinders available through FAC System. Montessori Outlet is also a great resource for […]
Montessori Sensorial gives order to a child’s environment. The materials isolate a specific quality and guide the child to better understand the world by “organizing” all that he is soaking up in his environment. I have written on Montessori Sensorial philosophy in the past. I hope you take the time to read up on Dr. Montessori’s […]