Montessori Inspired Blackberry Life Cycle Activities

If there is any sort of activity that I kind of geek out about, it is definitely presenting anything SCIENCE, but especially life cycles! There is just something so beautiful and exciting about studying life and how something grows. This summer, one of the new themes we covered was the life cycle of a blackberry! [...]

By |2019-08-29T09:11:46+00:00August 28th, 2019|3-6 years old, Botany, Elementary, Kindergarten, Montessori, Science|

Volcano Theme Activities

You know that feeling when you present some new materials to your students and they immediately love them? This is exactly what happened with our volcano theme activities! They hit that sweet spot of interest meets challenge meets happy learners! Let's dive in... Did you know that this printable is one of the materials previously [...]

By |2019-08-26T20:18:06+00:00August 21st, 2019|Activites, Elementary, Geography, Kindergarten, Science|

Cloud Letter and Number Cards

Writing in a sand tray is a fantastic way to help children learn proper letter formation and become more confident in their hand-writing. We love using sand trays to introduce writing. Continuing our weather theme, we are loving these cloud letter and number cards! Did you know that this printable is one of the materials previously [...]

Weather Sight Words Cards

I have a serious obsession when it comes to sand trays! They are so beautiful and provide such an enriching sensory experience for children! There are so many benefits to using sand (or salt) trays. Today, let's dig deep into how you can use a sand tray to practice sight words with our weather theme [...]

Introduction to Ocean Animals with our new Ocean Theme

We are deep diving into an Ocean Theme! I am so excited to show you all of our exciting ocean activities, including a toddler appropriate set-up, and the six year old work in our newly updated home learning space. Today, let's talk all about ocean animals! Ocean Theme Activities Age: You can use these cards for [...]

Worm Life Cycle

Recently, I have discovered that my children and I are pretty into gardening! We have purchased many interesting seeds and have started experimenting and testing things in the garden. Naturally, I am loving tying this into our learning activities. We have been studying our worm life cycle again to learn more about healthy soil and [...]

Dinosaur Pin Poking for Fine Motor Development

Pin poking is such a fantastic way to strengthen little hands and help to develop concentration! My kids just adore both dinosaurs and pin poking, so naturally, I had to combine the two to create a fun set of Dinosaur Pin Poking Cards! Dinosaur Pin Poking for Fine Motor Development Age: 3+ Why: There are several amazing [...]

By |2019-08-12T05:23:07+00:00March 28th, 2019|Activites, Fine motor, Montessori|

Dinosaur Theme 3 Part Cards

There's just something about dinosaurs that draws kids in! Little ones just become so fascinated trying to understand them, discovering the different types, and just trying to wrap their interested little minds around them! To help my little learners become familiar with some of the different types of dinosaurs, I created a set of dinosaur [...]

By |2019-08-12T05:23:09+00:00March 20th, 2019|3 part cards, 3-6 years old, Montessori|

Bird Themed Printables for Scissor Practice

These bird themed printables are such a beautiful way to practice those all too important scissor skills! Scissor strips are a fun way to encourage little ones to practice using scissors, a very important skill that is difficult to master.  Bird Themed Printables for Scissor Practice Goal: Practice scissor skills, using proper and safe grasp [...]

By |2019-08-12T05:23:11+00:00March 15th, 2019|Cutting Strips, Free Printables|

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 |2019-08-12T05:23:14+00:00November 22nd, 2018|Christmas, Hanukkah, Materials, Parenting|