Gift Guide For Children Who Love Nature

With the holidays just around the corner, I wanted to share some gift ideas with you for children who love nature! There is such a wide variety of types of items on this list. I looked for items that I would also welcome into my own home. I had so much fun putting this gift guide [...]

By | 2018-11-21T21:49:36+00:00 November 22nd, 2018|Christmas, Hanukkah, Materials, Parenting|0 Comments

How to Reduce Waste This Holiday Season

While the holiday season is the most joyous time of the year, it’s also the trashiest. With all the holiday parties filled with extra food and drinks and the miles upon miles of gift wrap we use each Christmas, we can accumulate a mound of trash every year. Instead of filling the landfill with unneeded [...]

By | 2018-11-21T21:34:41+00:00 November 20th, 2018|Christmas, Valentine's Day, Winter|0 Comments

How to Stay Organized When Christmas Shopping

The holiday season is always a busy time, and if you don’t stay organized, you’re likely to accidentally let something slip through the cracks. To make this Christmas season the best it can be, you need to get organized right away. One of the most chaotic parts of the season his holiday shopping, making it [...]

By | 2018-11-19T04:34:16+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Christmas, Parenting, Winter|0 Comments

Awesome Gluten Free Pumpkin Mini Muffins

We love easy and pretty healthy recipes around my home! This fall, one of our favorite little treats has been these gluten free pumpkin mini muffins recipe! I love that my kids can easily help to make these muffins, too. We get to make fun (and oh so messy) memories together and enjoy a yummy [...]

By | 2018-11-18T19:55:33+00:00 November 18th, 2018|Fall (autumn), Parenting, Recipes, Thanksgiving|0 Comments

Green Bean Life Cycle Hands-on Activities

Do you celebrate Thanksgiving? Even though I do not live in the United States anymore, Thanksgiving is still a holiday I like to celebrate with my family. One of the dishes I always make is a green bean casserole. To be honest, it's that dish that inspired me to create our green bean life cycle [...]

Corn Themed Activities for Preschool

In the autumn, we love to explore different types of corn themed activities. Today, I want to share several corn learning activities that you can use to set up the perfect preschool unit for your students. Everything from exploring the life cycle of a corn plant to Montessori practical life activities to gorgeous craft inspiration [...]

By | 2018-10-20T22:46:19+00:00 October 24th, 2018|3-6 years old, Activites, Fall (autumn), Fine motor|0 Comments

Corn Life Cycle Hands-on Learning Activities

Autumn is such a fun time to explore corn. Today, I want to share our corn life cycle activities with you! My students love using the spinner and hands-on activities to learn about corn. It's a great time of year for this theme since children are able to see fields of corn growing in rural [...]

Halloween Slime Recipe – Toxic Waste Slime

So it happened...My son has asked me to make slime. For a long time, I resisted, but in the end, the trend has even hit our home. We make play dough often, but I never bothered with slime until recently when we made this awesome Toxic Waste Slime! It was such a fun one to [...]

By | 2018-10-20T20:10:28+00:00 October 21st, 2018|Elementary, Fine motor, Kindergarten|0 Comments

Human Body Systems for Kids, Organs, and More – Thematic Unit

With Halloween approaching, there's a lot of skeletons around in shops for decorations. This tends to raise a lot of questions from young kids, so I love to present human body activities to teach kids about the body in general. We love exploring human body systems for kids so they can understand what the skeletal [...]

By | 2018-10-19T03:33:30+00:00 October 19th, 2018|Montessori, Science, Unit Studies|0 Comments

The Best Resources Human Body Books for Kids for the Perfect Unit Study

As we have been exploring our human body theme, I have been searching for some high quality books and learning materials that I can use alongside my lessons. Today, I am excited to share with you some of the fantastic human body books for kids that I have found to use in our classroom! This [...]

By | 2018-10-07T21:07:38+00:00 October 16th, 2018|Books, Materials|0 Comments