What better time to start learning how to play games than a few weeks before your little summer holiday! 21 days and counting…not that I am…ok who am I kidding, I’m practically counting the seconds! It’s not often we go away anywhere so I am quite excited for a few days in the country, living… Continue reading Learning to play games.
Well this weekend has not gotten off to the best of starts with her classes. Yesterday we turned up for Cheerleading where L point blank refused to go join the class and had a meltdown of epic proportions. We left. We’re not sure what happened or why she didn’t want to go, given she talks… Continue reading Peg Boards and other Work.
We had a bit of a late start today despite L itching to go into Tot School. This was my fault. I had a rough night and slept very poorly and woke up having a panic attack. It was really unpleasant and it took me some time to get myself together this morning to be able… Continue reading Our Morning.
This is probably not a subject expected to be seen in your standard Montessori Set Up/Curriculum for a freshly turned 3 yr old. It’s not. There are various ways 3yr old can practice letter formation at 3 if the child is ready; one of which is the use of Sandpaper Letters, the other is using… Continue reading Pencil Control?
Even if it feels like you haven’t done anything at all. I find changing gears from holidays back to “work” mode increasingly difficult as I get older. I have this burning desire to make sure the day is fun, whether we’re just playing at home or going out on an adventure. I don’t want to… Continue reading Every day is special…
Well we took some time off the last few weeks, only doing stuff whenever she took the fancy because we’ve both been completely sacked by cold/flu type virus’s doing the round and L and my husband got a tummy bug on top to boot. It’s been rife in here, serious PLAGUE and we’re still recovering.… Continue reading Literacy, Maths and More
It seemed to be the theme of the day! Aldi have some great matching games and floor puzzles in for Hairy Maclary, Spot and Dear Zoo so we ordered the lot to make up some story sacks; well they arrived this morning before we went to our group and L just had to take a box… Continue reading Puzzles, Puzzles, Puzzles!