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 [...]

Leaf Letter Cards and Sand Tray Activity for Fall

As we start thinking about preparing back to school, I wanted to share a new, fun printable for your autumn shelves! I cannot wait to show you all of the fun ways we use our leaf letter cards! I know, I know, it's summer now, but back to school will be here before we know [...]

Winter Activities: Hands-on Language Printables and Activities

Learning new vocabulary, practicing writing, and spelling is an important part of our language programs, of course. At school, I always try to bring out themed literacy materials to make sure I provide the children with opportunities to learn key vocabulary relevant to their lives at the moment. Right now, we are diving deep into [...]

Fall Activities: Leaf Pin Punching

We are getting ready to do a big set of fall activities. I haven't been posting too many of our activities lately. It's been a bit of a struggle to navigate because N has been into all of Y's activities! I've been super frustrated trying to figure out a way to give both kids what [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

The Ultimate Montessori Language Bundle (Pink Series) is now available!

I am so excited to announce that Tot Labs' Ultimate Montessori Language Bundle is now available for sale! Mumma Diaries and Welcome to Mommyhood have been hard at work creating the ultimate Montessori Language bundle! Read on below to see all of the wonderful materials included in this mega bundle! The Ultimate Montessori Language Resource This bundle [...]

By |2018-02-02T13:52:02+00:00February 2nd, 2017|3-6 years old, Language, Montessori, Phonics, Reading, Tot Labs, Writing|

Shapes Pin Punching freebie

I'm super excited to be sharing another fun freebie with you guys! We have been loving working on pin punching activities lately. I have really been enjoying creating new printables for just that. They're so much fun to create fun pieces of art with, after punching out the shape! This post contains affiliate links at [...]

10+ Amazing Montessori Salt Trays for Writing

We have been working on so much learning letters, reading, and writing lately. Y has been very interested in learning to both read and write, and I have been very busy presenting as many opportunities as I can for him to learn to do so! As a result, we have been enjoying fun salt trays for [...]

By |2018-10-06T08:25:41+00:00January 30th, 2017|1-3 years old, 3-6 years old, Fine motor, Language, Montessori, Writing|