Montessori friendly puzzles and how to progress from one to another

Puzzles were my daughter’s favourites toys when she was little.From the moment she discovered her first peg jigsaw at 1 year old to around the age of 4, she spent long periods every day completing various

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Clutter-free Christmas list for children

Are you dreading the number of toys your children will receive this Christmas?I do!I don't want them to receive lots of toys they might or might not play with. I don't want to have to deal with the amount

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A Montessori Birthday ceremony

What is the birthday Montessori ceremony? The passage of time is an important concept for the children to understand. With each birthday, children start to have an understanding that they are growing older

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Fantasy or reality? My favourite Montessori children’s books

When choosing children’s books to read to your children, you will be confronted with a plethora of choice. You will also quickly notice a pattern in children’s literature: many of the children’s

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How to choose a Montessori nursery?

If you are interested by the Montessori principles, having discovered them for your baby or toddler at home, you might now consider the possibility to send your child to a Montessori school. I will discuss

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Best Montessori children’s knives.

“Never help a child at a task he feels he can succeed”Maria Montessori.To help a child become independent, we must provide them with the right tools. This is even more true for practical life

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Anatomy and my body – Montessori unit

The body is a vast subject to explore with your children. It’s a recurrent obsession with my two children since they are very little. And it’s a recurrent topic in the Montessori playgroup.(below,

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10 Best Montessori toys in Charity shops

Montessori materials and wooden toys can be quite expensive. Therefore, shopping in charity shops and second hand sale is a money saver.A few tips when you shop in Charity shops:go often as the stock can

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Montessori frog unit

Currently, in the playgroup, we have an ongoing unit about garden animals, bugs, and all about Spring, and this week, it was all about frogs.While researching the subject, I checked if it was illegal to

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