The Shinkansen or “Bullet Train” is a network of high-speed railway lines in Japan. Initially, it was built to connect distant Japanese regions with Tokyo, the capital, in order to aid economic growth and development. Today the network has expanded … Continue reading STEM Activity: Balloon Powered Japanese Bullet Train
We had such a great time studying some of the indigenous animals of Japan. It was pretty hard to find the appropriate corresponding animal miniatures, but I did my best. I also created corresponding Montessori inspired 3-part printables for these … Continue reading JAPAN Unit Study: Fauna – Montessori 3-Part Matching Cards
I have recently become inspired by play dough mats where children can use play dough to outline/fill in areas over a plastic cover. I thought it would be fun to learn the provinces of Australia in a similar way. First … Continue reading Playdough Map: Australian Provinces
Australia has some really cool and crazy animals. I was psyched to find Safari Ltd made a TOOB® called The Land Down Under which had great little figurines of some of these amazing species – I decided to make corresponding Montessori inspired 3-part … Continue reading AUSTRALIA Unit Study: Fauna – Montessori 3-Part Matching Cards
Our study of Israel took us to discuss the indigenous fauna of the country. Although Israel has many animals that live there, I had to pick a few to make into these fun Montessori-inspired 3-part matching cards, limited by what … Continue reading ISRAEL Unit Study: Fauna – Montessori 3-Part Matching Cards
Not only do I like to come up with creative activities for my kids, but I also love to find resources and ideas online. One such resource is http://www.education.com – they have tons of worksheets that are great for a … Continue reading Awesome Educational Activity Worksheets!