Strawberry number finger painting

Whenever I can, I try to combine learning activities with practical, real experiences that my children can relate to. Lately, one of Y's favourite foods has been strawberries! He can munch on an entire package in one go. Even baby N has been loving them! Of course, this has meant, we needed to do some [...]

By | 2017-07-24T17:40:14+00:00 July 24th, 2017|3-6 years old, Art, Counting, Kids Activites, Math, Summer, Toddler|0 Comments

Art Projects for Kids: Montessori Renoir Printables and Activities

Something Y and I don't do nearly enough of is exploring art and artists. Now that the 12 months of Montessori theme is fine arts, I thought it was the perfect opportunity to do a small artist study. Y really loves to paint so teaching him specifically about a painting technique seemed like a fun [...]

Famous paintings cards

As promised during our Art curriculum planning post for this year, we are working on a new set of art themed activities! I'm so excited to start teaching Y about different forms of art, artists, paintings, and so much more!  Actually, putting these activities and printables together has made me realise another reason why I feel so [...]

8 Valentine’s Day Art Activites

As I mentioned two weeks ago, I am officially a guest contributor on a lovely blog Sugar, Spice, and Glitter (formally Study at Home Mama). This time, I shared 8 lovely Valentine's Day Art Trays! Here's a snippet from the post:  8 Valentine's Day Art Trays "For today's post, I am so excited to be sharing [...]

Tree painting

Today I am sharing my second post for the 2015 Paintathon! With the seasons getting ready to change, and fall colours just starting to make their appearance on the leaves here, I wanted to set up a fun invitation to explore warm colours in our painting.  I created a simple tree printable for Y to explore. [...]

By | 2017-04-01T12:55:27+00:00 August 24th, 2015|1-3 years old, 3-6 years old, Art, Elementary|0 Comments