Counting Activity: Using clothespins

If your child is in a “sensitive period” for learning numbers I hope you find this post a helpful resource. Sonny is thrilled to learn about numbers. He’s been counting for a while, but he has not associated quantities with written numbers as of yet. There were two activities on his math shelf that are …

Engaging way to count and order numbers

Sonny has recently become infatuated with numbers. In the Montessori method of teaching this is known as a “sensitive period”. He is interested in a subject and this is the ideal time to present him with the information that he craves and needs to fulfill his desire to learn about numbers. Funny thing is this …

Preschool Activity: Construction Vehicles

Sonny’s current obsession is Construction Vehicles. Following the Montessori mindset, I am doing my best to supply him sufficient information about Construction Vehicles. Whenever your child shows interest in a particular subject or item, it is important to support them in their quest for knowledge. In all honesty sometimes it is very difficult to gather information on …