Autumn Preschool Activities

Autumn Preschool Activities

Last month was filled with lots of fun Autumn Preschool Activities. Autumn is probably my favourite season of all. I love the cooler mornings and evenings, but the sun still shines warm during the day and often a day at the beach is not out of the question! We have a couple of deciduous trees […]

Early Literacy Using Nature

Early Literacy Using Nature

We spend a lot of our time outdoors experiencing the local natural environment and developing our early literacy using nature. I recently completed the 2015 Summer Institute presented by Sally Haughey of Fairy Dust Teaching. Twenty sessions of awesome early childhood inspiration. I came away with pages and pages of notes, ready to implement some of […]

Imagination Play

Imagination Play

Imagination Play. It might not be an obvious part of the Montessori curriculum, but it is there and still a very important part of the child’s development. When I first encountered Montessori I was surprised that imagination play was not recognised in the Montessori curriculum. Especially when you consider that Montessori curriculum is totally child […]

Touch and Texture: Our Weekly Play Rhythm

A week’s worth of activities for your children with Playful Matters Weekly Play Rhythm If you’d like to receive your FREE Weekly Play Rhythm by email, just sign up below. The Weekly Rhythm will arrive on Sundays with activities we have been doing, plus additional activity tips and resources that I like to share. Monday […]