Introducing Montessori Rules and Routines to a Toddler
Montessori rules and routines are a natural part of Montessori schools. They're very helpful in the home environment, too. You can often start to introduce some of the basic Montessori rules and routines when your toddler is between the ages of 15 and 18 months. Introducing Basic Rules and Routines to Your Toddler You can introduce simple routines such as taking out and using a rug for work, carrying a basket or tray, and putting work back on the shelf after using it. Demonstrate each…
I love this classroom environment. The tables allow for collaboration with other student. The bridge in the room promotes exploration and imagination. The bridge can be used for many things. They can build a fort or pretend its a castle. And the overall environment of the classroom is very calming. And the giant windows allow for natural light in the classroom.
10 Fantastic Montessori School Art Shelves!
I know we have discussed that in a Montessori classroom art is not confined to art shelves. In Montessori classrooms art can be found on the science, cultural, botany, geography and nearly every shelf available. However most Montessori classrooms do have art shelves and I am interested to see what is on them! Here are ten fantastic Montessori school art shelves. These pictures do not do them justice, if you are interested please click on the links - many posts feature the shelves and trays…
Inspiring Montessori Classrooms
Photo credits: Montessori Training Center of Minnesota, Little Miners Montessori, The Natural Child Learning Company, Sun Garden Montessori, LePort Schools. We have been in our new home for a couple of weeks and most of our areas are coming together. The children's study has been by far the most difficult room to put together. It is currently a homeschooling room, it's much larger than their previous space and both boys seem to have grown physically and in maturity since leaving our last…
Montessori Inspired Activities - Natural Beach Living
Montessori inspired activities in action, Checking out Montessori spaces and learning more about how you can incorporate Montessori into your days. Age 2-6
A Tour of Audrey's Montessori Classroom
Take a look at what is on the shelves in this Montessori classroom. Language, Sensorial, Math, and Cultural inspiration for your Montessori environment.
Montessori & Waldorf Inspired Homeschool Room - Natural Beach Living
Montessori & Waldorf Inspired Homeschool Room full of natural materials to explore and discover all day. THE BEST WAY TO LEARN & PLAY, Natural Beach Living
How to Prepare Montessori Shelves for a 4½ Year Old
Ideas for preparing Montessori shelves at home for a 4½ year old with or without classic Montessori materials - Living Montessori Now #preschool #homeschool #Montessori #Montessorihomeschool
How to Organize Centers in Your Classroom - Mrs. Jones Creation Station
Classroom organization is importation in preschool, prek, kindergarten and first grade classrooms. Use this simple system for organizing literacy and math centers.
Ideas for preparing Montessori shelves at home for a 5 year old with or without classic Montessori materials
I love preparing activities for Montessori shelves! In case it's helpful for you, I’ll show you what’s on the shelves in my living room for my 5-year-old granddaughter, Zoey. I typically take care of Zoey a couple of afternoons each week. Like most Montessori homes, mine is always a work in progress. My shelves change according to Zoey’s needs and interests. The shelves I'm showing here are designed for Montessori homeschooling. Check out my post on afterschooling to see more specific ideas…