This month we focused on the Atlantic Puffing as part of our Iceland Unit Study. I have been inspired by some of the amazing resources of creative parents and educators on social media and love to create some of these … Continue reading Montessori-Inspired Leatherback Atlantic Puffin Learning Pack [FREE]
Iceland is such an unique habitat, that it only makes sense that the animals there are also unique. Much of the wildlife has adapted to water in some fashion as well as cold temperatures. I’ll admit, it was very hard … Continue reading ICELAND Unit Study: Fauna – Montessori 3-Part Matching Cards
Usain St Leo Bolt is a Jamaican sprinter. He is a world record holder in the 100 metres, 200 metres and 4 × 100 metres relay, and considered to be the greatest sprinter of all time. As part of our … Continue reading Jamaica Unit Study: Run like Usain Bolt [Gross Motor Activity]
As part of our Jamaica unit, I made a sensory bottle with jellyfish inside! I honestly cannot believe how amazing it turned out and my girls enjoyed (and still do!) playing with it. I love how memorizing the jellyfish float … Continue reading Jellyfish Sensory Bottle Activity
Iceland, a Nordic island nation, is defined by its dramatic landscape with volcanoes, geysers, hot springs and lava fields. Massive glaciers are protected in Vatnajökull and Snæfellsjökull national parks. Most of the population lives in the capital, Reykjavik, which runs … Continue reading #TravelingThroughLearning – ICELAND Unit!
This month we focused on the Leatherback Sea Turtle as part of our Jamaica Unit Study. I have been inspired by some of the amazing resources of creative parents and educators on social media and love to create some of … Continue reading Montessori-Inspired Leatherback Sea Turtle Life Cycle / Part Learning Pack [FREE]
Jamaica has some of the most beautiful animals – it was so much fun to choose a few to feature in our Montessori-Inspired matching cards this month. It’s amazing how much I learn as a parent as I prep these … Continue reading JAMAICA Unit Study: Fauna – Montessori 3-Part Matching Cards
Its hard sometimes to come up with activities that can be enjoyed by both a preschooler AND a toddler – many of my printables or crafts the toddler destroys or chews on, which adds a level of challenge with various … Continue reading Jamaica Unit Study: Leatherback Sea Turtle Sensory Nest
My inspiration for this fantastic activity was a similar activity that was posted on the Keepers of the Cheerios Blog on Facebook – I decided to make it more specific to Papilio homerus, or the Jamaican swallowtail, is the largest … Continue reading Jamaica Unit Study: Giant Swallowtail Butterfly Reflection Activity
JAMAICA is our country for the month of May and what a fun country! My husband and I visited Jamaica in 2013, and fell in love with the culture and the people. I remember one gentleman told us, “We don’t … Continue reading #TravelingThroughLearning – JAMAICA Unit!