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 [...]

Easter CVC Activities for Beginning Readers

After children have learned letter sounds, you can start to introduce simple consonant-vowel-consonant (CVC) reading activities. Today, I want to share some fun Easter themed CVC activities for beginning readers! Easter CVC Activities Before I introduce the activities and printables we have been using, I wanted to briefly explain what CVC words are. CVC words [...]

By | 2019-03-23T23:26:38+00:00 March 26th, 2019|Easter, Kindergarten, Language, Preschool, Reading, Spring|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 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 [...]

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

Awesome Fall Activities for Kids – Montessori Language Ideas

We are getting finishing up our fall themed activities on our shelves as we get full into the swing of pumpkin and Halloween theme materials! Today, I want to share with you several Montessori fall activities for kids that you can use in your classroom! Fall Activities for Kids Age: 4+ Pinterest Board: Fall Pinterest [...]

By | 2018-10-06T08:39:57+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Fall (autumn), Montessori, Reading, Spelling|0 Comments

Pumpkin Number Clip Cards

It's that time of year again! We are seeing pumpkins everywhere and of course that translates to some fun, pumpkin themed materials going up on our shelves! Today, I will show you our newest set of pumpkin number clip cards - perfect for reinforcing number quantity and getting some fine motor practice in. Pumpkin Number Clip Cards [...]

By | 2018-10-05T12:51:55+00:00 October 7th, 2018|3-6 years old, Counting, Fall (autumn), Printables|1 Comment

Adorable Apple Math: Number Clip Cards Your Students Will Love

We are loving all things apple theme around here! We have covered a lot of apple theme language activities, but today, I want to share a simple idea for some apple math! These number clip cards were such a hit with my kids! I love that we can use them in a hands-on way with [...]

By | 2018-10-07T19:46:23+00:00 August 31st, 2018|Fall (autumn), Kindergarten, Math, Preschool, Unit Studies|0 Comments

Apple Activities for Kindergarten: Literacy Activities

It has finally cooled down here! Finally, finally, finally no more crazy hot days, but nice cool Dutch winds are back! I am beyond excited for all things fall - pumpkin, apples, and scarves! I really want to take the kids apple picking, but in the meanwhile, we will be sticking with our apple activities [...]

How to Create Awesome Back to School Preschool Math Activities

We are getting so close to going back to school! I'm getting very excited as I finish (and by finish, I totally mean start) prep work on our materials. Today, I am sharing some of the back to school preschool math activities that I will be setting up for my kiddos. Back to School Preschool [...]