Friday Five Language Edition

Children are enamored with small objects (for instance Lila is attracted to anything small on the ground and it immediately goes in her mouth!), so it’s no wonder that the children love to work with the Language Object Boxes. Object Boxes were introduced to us by previous Montessori directress. I mirrored the object boxes after…

Free Materials

These materials are offered free by Montessori Moments. Please feel free to print these files for your personal use. They were created for private and non-profit use. Please do not sell or host these files anywhere else. Montessori Kindergarten Curriculum Farm Animal Families 3-part Nomenclature Cards Zoo Animals Cards Vowel Tree Object Box Worksheets: S-M-A-T…

How To Organize A Montessori Homeschool Classroom

To tell the truth, you can organize your homeschool classroom however you want. That’s the beauty of homeschooling. No one is going to tell you that you’re doing it wrong. As long as you follow a short list of Montessori basics and find a set up that works for you, that’s all you need. I’m…

Binomial Cubes and Trinomial Cubes

The Binomial and Trinomial cubes are a Montessori sensorial material that teaches early math skills. The Binomial Cube represents the equation (a+b) while the Trinomial Cube represents (a+b+c). The purpose is not for the child to know of the equation or how to solve it, but the cubes develop the predisposition to understand math. They…

Montessori Movable Alphabet

The use of manipulative materials during the education process is a major part of the Montessori curriculum. The Montessori Method of education lays heavy emphasis on hands-on learning which promotes children to learn, self-correct, and grow at their own pace with trial and error. The Montessori method of education is designed to provide the children…

Land Air Water Montessori Materials

A lesson on Land, Air & Water can be used for teaching several different concepts. For example, use it to discuss Earth and what makes it unique from other planets. Explain how approximately 70% of the Earth’s surface is covered in water and that the presence of water and oxygen in the air allows living…

Reading Non Illustrated Books To Your Children

We love reading to children’s and as we know everybody feel the same. We’re all working towards the same goal. Raising Children Who Love to Read. Yesterday, I started reading out loud my sons’ first non-illustrated novel, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. I was pleasantly surprised when they sat through an entire chapter, after…

Child Development Period Birth To Six

Many parents, during this early stage, focus on teaching colors, vocabulary and even teaching their children how to read, which are all important things. The only problem is, sometimes we forget about the practical life lessons that will help give our children the tools they need to become self-sufficient, independent children. It’s easy to overlook…

Farm Animals For All Ages

We have fun learning about farm animals. It’s a great subject that can span many different ages. Here are some ideas for different age ranges, but try not to get caught up in the age and focus on your child’s personal development. Each child develops different skills in varying order and time. And that’s one…