The math materials in a Montessori classroom are beautifully and uniquely designed. They allow for a child to successfully grasp mathematical concepts concretely as they progress towards abstract ones. Materials are developed from simple to complex. Process is taught first then facts.Continue reading “Montessori Math Materials”
Preparing for the new school year – Material Making
In planning for the upcoming school year, summer break is a good time to make some materials. Whether you are going to be in the classroom or homeschooling you can preparenowRead more
Starting the new school year – Some Thoughts
Preparation is always the key to staying ahead of the curriculum. Below I share some thoughts on how that goes for me, the things I think about, and how I organize the room and materials. Remember, I make a lot of my materials for works, so I have to stay organized. I have a lot that I can keep from year to year, but if you’re just starting out, you’ll have a lot of prep to do! Don’t stress, just do what you can.