Wow! What a March it has been with all the birthdays and parties we have attended this year – I am pooped and just about all birthday’d out and next weekend is L’s! 3…how did that happen? We have had a lovely time celebrating with friends and their little ones though and thank each and… Continue reading New Work and Birthdays.
It was a play day kind of day today at our group, certainly for L, which is not a bad thing at 2 going on 3, play is great! There is so much value in play from expanding vocabulary, working on vital motor skills, both gross and fine, creativity, imagination, art, learning to communicate with… Continue reading Play Day
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!
As L is our only child, in her prepared environment at home, she doesn’t get the opportunity to work in pairs or groups, which is why we jumped on this group as soon as we heard it was being set up, as well as attending other classes and meet ups. This group though is the… Continue reading Working Together
Hooray! It was our first day back at our Co-Op today and we were both pretty excited about it. L missed her friends and I missed watching all the kids work and catching up with like-minded parents. I must say though, I’m always amazed by multi-child families and parent’s abilities to negotiate them all at… Continue reading Back to Group!
Back in Summer last year I sat one day browsing Facebook, as we all do, reading Home-Ed groups looking for things to get involved with so L and I could make some friends in the community and attend meet ups regularly. For months and months I had been secretly longing for a Montessori group as… Continue reading Montessori Parents & Tots Group