One of the most iconic places in France is the palace of Versailles. When my husband and I visited there, we were overwhelmed how intense it is in real life – It’s not only massive, but gorgeous! I cannot imagine … Continue reading FRANCE Unit Study: Versailles Hall of Mirrors Reflection Activity [STEM Challenge]
As part of all my unit studies, I like to do an interactive map for geography. It’s fun to visualize how the country looks as an outline and pin major cities as well. Both my girl’s are quite young, so … Continue reading France Unit Study: Montessori Inspired Foam Map [Geography]
Years ago I was watching the TV series Parenthood and one of the characters made a model of the Eiffel Tower from popsicle sticks. When we started our France unit, I knew I wanted to make one myself! We started … Continue reading France Unit Study: Make a Popsicle Stick Eiffel Tower!
When one thinks of France, its easy to get caught up in the beautiful architecture, but there is fun animals that live their too! While some of the animals are indigenous to Europe in general, a few are well known … Continue reading FRANCE Unit Study: Fauna – Montessori 3-Part Matching Cards
I love activities that combine art and learning. My girls love to create art with different materials and as I was prepping for our France unit study, I thought an activity to study Marie Antoinette would be interesting. Marie Antoinette … Continue reading France Unit Study: Marie Antoinette Cotton Ball Craft
As a mother of two young children, I go through a lot of paper. Construction paper, tissue paper, printer paper, coloring page paper… A year or so ago, a friend of mine did an activity with tissue paper and clear … Continue reading Notre Dame Rose Window Paper Craft – FRANCE Unit Study
France is a European country rich with medieval cities, alpine villages and Mediterranean beaches. Most people think of Paris, its capital, which is famous for fashion, classical art museums including the Louvre and monuments like the Eiffel Tower. The country … Continue reading #TravelingThroughLearning – FRANCE Unit!