Montessori Basics

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preparing our environment

Home / Montessori Blog / Montessori Basics Preparing your first Montessori environment at home can be overwhelming and I sincerely hope the information and photos I have put together here can help you in the process. Please know that this is just an informational list, if your budget doesn’t allow for all or any of … Continue reading preparing our environment

Work List: Birth-12 months

Home / Montessori Blog / Montessori Basics If you are looking to invest in some Montessori & Montessori inspired activities for your infant, here are 16 activities that I recommend for Birth – 12 months old. If you feel that this work isn’t a good fit for your child, please check out my next list Work: 12-24 months. Object Permanence Box … Continue reading Work List: Birth-12 months

Work List: 12-24 Months

Home / Montessori Blog / Montessori Basics If you are looking to invest in some Montessori & Montessori inspired activities for your toddler, here are my recommendations for a child who is 12-24 months old. If you feel this work isn’t a good fit for your child, check out my next post Work: 24-36 Months.  Object Permanace Box … Continue reading Work List: 12-24 Months

Work List: 24-36 Months

Home / Montessori Blog / Montessori Basics If you are looking to invest in some traditional Montessori & Montessori inspired activities for your toddler, here are my recommendations for a child who is 24-36 months old. Plan Toys Bee Hive Transferring & Matching Activity – Link Lock Box – Link Locking Coin Box – Link Melissa & Doug Doorbell … Continue reading Work List: 24-36 Months

Montessori Resources

Home / Montessori Blog / Montessori Basics Here are a couple of great Montessori Books & Guides that I recommend: Primary Montessori Education – Understanding the Theory {Free 53 page printable book by The Montessori Print Shop} – Link The Montessori Method by Maria Montessori Montessori From The Start by Paula Polk Lillard and Lynn … Continue reading Montessori Resources

Montessori Record Keeping {Infant, Toddler, Pre-primary}

I am sharing the record keeping system I use in my home daycare for infants, toddlers and pre-primary children. I have found this to be very helpful for planning appropriate activities and also tracking development. Enjoy! Infants & Toddlers: Free PDF Montessori Infant_Toddler Record Pre-primary: I use the Primary Montessori Record Keeping template from Montessori … Continue reading Montessori Record Keeping {Infant, Toddler, Pre-primary}

Montessori Week Planner

This is the weekly planner I created for my Montessori home daycare. This template allows you to make progress notes by subject for each child, and then plan specific activities by day and subject at the bottom. There are spaces for 3 children on this planner. Montessori Week Planner