Montessori practical life activities at 4 years old

So March kind of came and went way too quickly. I guess for us, we are still majorly adjusting to my leg being broken and guys, we still don't even know if I need surgery. Nice and suspenseful, huh? Anyway, I'm a little bit taken aback that it's actually already time for another 12 Months [...]

Easter activities for kids: free number clip cards

So, Easter will be happening soon! I literally have no idea how this happened so quickly! Guys, time with two kids - I don't understand where it goes! Sometimes, the day just seems to drag on, but the weeks and the months seem to go in just a blink of an eye! I so need [...]

Earth Day Activities: Montessori Pin Punching

Here's another holiday I have been neglecting - Earth Day! Every time I look at a calendar, I seem to find myself totally shocked that another day has gone by! I mean seriously self, I neeeeeed to make some fun Earth Day activities for Y! I feel like I need to start getting organized for Christmas now [...]

Montessori Activities: Desert animals 3 part cards

It's time for the last article in the Our Montessori Spring series! I'm so excited to be sharing a new set of activities you can create to teach your children about desert animals, including a set of free Desert animals printables that correspond to Safari Ltd Toobs to create your own Montessori activities. This article [...]

Insect activities for preschoolers: insect magnifying glass cards

With spring in full swing, we are enjoying studying all sorts of interesting topics pertaining to nature and the outdoors! We are so excited to spend more time outside in nature. Today, I am sharing a really fun way to explore insect activities for preschoolers. Y has been loving working on our garden - although [...]

Easter activities for preschoolers – pin punching printables

With all of the chaos surrounding my broken leg and surgery and general upheaval going on in our lives right now, I have kind of let our Easter activities slip by. I was really looking forward to preparing some lovely themed shelves.   Unfortunately, because of the chaos, I am going to scale down a [...]

Spring Preschool Activities: Flowers Printables

It's spring, it's spring, it's spring! We've been so lucky with some beautiful spring weather lately! We have been transitioning away from yucky, cold Dutch winter into a rainy, but surprisingly warm spring! I have been inspired to create some flowers themed learning resources! Creating spring preschool activities has been such a fun way to get [...]

St Patrick’s Day prewriting tray

While I have shown how we use salt trays with Y now that he is learning how to write, today I wanted to also share how you can set up a pre-writing tray for slightly younger children. Of course, with St Patrick's Day approaching, I couldn't help but add a little bit of something to combine both [...]

Butterfly life cycle printables

Y has really enjoyed our Butterfly Life Cycle printables. He actually was around while I was printing them and was very enthusiastic about getting them printed and onto the shelves. I am typically pretty careful about being a bit secretive about preparing the works. I like to get them up as a sort of surprise so [...]

By |2018-03-06T19:07:42+00:00February 12th, 2017|3-6 years old, Kindergarten, Montessori, Preschool, Science, Spring, Tot Labs, Zoology|

Spring activities: flowers pin punching

So spring? Nice weather, beautiful flowers, and getting outdoors more. I just cannot wait to get started with all of these fun spring activities! I'm already planning my garden - filled with special raised beds that my husband will need to build for me so I can drive underneath them with my wheelchair.The raised beds [...]