Montessori For Free

Montessori For Free

Over the years I have found many materials online to not only teach me the Montessori method but to make my own materials to aid in teaching my son. There are tons of resources on the internet so you can google away if you like. 

Montessori Math Materials

Montessori Math Materials

Montessori materials are wonderful to work with. We have some materials I have purchased and some I have made myself. Montessori method allows for hands on learning. Children are taught to use the material first and move onto independent work. If you would like more 

Sensory Writing

Sensory Writing

Sensory play stimulates the senses and is an important part of brain development. The idea is by using their senses they are able to retain more information. At the pre-k age we started with writing in sand to form letters. You start with a small 

Educational Games

Educational Games

Our homeschool is not all about worksheets. Play is an important part of learning at this age. We have the typical toys a child would want to play with as well as many different types of educational toys and games. Here are some of the 

Literature Based Learning

Literature Based Learning

One of the curriculum’s I chose was Moving Beyond the Page.  It is literature based and has everything laid out for you.  When we started this journey I was working part time.  I had the capability to pick out what to teach and had started 

Using Trello for Education

Using Trello for Education

In my previous job I created the task management system the company continues to uses today. I looked for something similar I could use to keep track of homeschooling that was also free. I tested out many different websites and decided that Trello would work 

Math Can Be Fun

Math Can Be Fun

Before purchasing a math curriculum I printed many resources that were Montessori based. My son attended a Montessori pre-k program and I really liked the teaching methods they used. It’s not just pencils, paper and workbooks. You can purchase the wooden number cards or print 

Organizing School

Organizing School

We started our homeschooling journey the beginning of this school year.   We knew when our son was born that we would be teaching him at home.  Closer to him starting Kindergarten I researched every program I could find.  I printed all the samples, read reviews