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 […]

Blot Painting With Toddlers

Blot Painting With Toddlers

Blot painting can be created with a variety of tools (fingers, brushes, sponges, etc). Present a pre-folded piece of paper to the child with only one side available. When children are finished fold the other way and squish the paint all around! An invitation to create was set-up at Playgroup on the tables. The activity […]

Farm Sticker Art Activity with Multi-age Group of Kids

Farm Sticker Art Activity with Multi-age Group of Kids

Creating sticker art is one of Chook’s favourite quiet time activities. It is also a favourite of mine during the ‘witching hour’ of trying to get dinner ready! I wanted to introduce Strawberry and Ooffa to this easy activity, so when I found these lovely farm animal stickers what better time than now! Our Creative […]