20 Outdoor Phonics Activities
I have a roundup for you with lots of great ideas for reinforcing phonics skills during the summer. Montessori Phonics Phonics is a very important part of Montessori education, and outdoor games during the summer (or any time the weather allows) can be a fun way to reinforce phonics skills. Note: In Montessori education, we teach phonetic sounds before letter names. For any of the activities below, I would emphasize the letter sounds. Also, if you want to follow Montessori tradition, make…
SIGHT WORD bean bag toss
Another fantastic sight word game. Fun, easy and low pressure game for teaching your kids the words that will help them read.
22 Outdoor Science Experiments and Activities | Inspiration Laboratories
Are you ready to spend time outside? These outdoor science experiments and activities are just what you need. Ideas for different ages included.
Gross-Motor Action Dice - I Can Teach My Child!
Such a fun indoor activity to keep kids moving! Just print out the dice and have your child roll and move!
Word Hunt Fun!
We had so much fun being word detectives this week! I needed an active learning activity for the class before our presentation on dental health. I don't know why I have never thought of doing this before. It was the PERFECT 30 minute activity! I got this idea from Pinterest, of course! A home school mom had done this with her boys using numbers. Here is the link to her post on the number hunt if you are interested: Number Hunt Fun (www.makingboysmen) Thanks Hannah! It seemed a perfect fit to…
Alphabet Bug Spray - Toddler Approved
The following post is from our kid's craft contributor EJ: My children think there is something so magical about a spray bottle. So . . . we we took it outside to practice alphabet identification and called it "bug spray" - to them, it didn't seem like a learning activity at all, only a funContinue Reading