Empowering Parents as Educators!
Shells and Starfish is a beautiful way to teach Montessori principles without having to spend all the time researching products and preparing lessons!
I was teaching my girls to ride a bike earlier this week, when we spotted one of the neighbor boys scooting up our street. My 7-year-old asked, ‘Can we go say hi to him?’ ‘Can we, mom?’ my 5-year-old chimed in excitedly. A car was parked there, so I...
Facilitating early childhood development is crucial for ensuring lifelong success and happiness for a kid. The brain is forming connections at a rapid pace – much faster than occurs during later childhood and adulthood. These connections form the foundation of a...
Our latest Toolbox has more than 30 activities: get the wiggles out indoors & outdoors. Plus, we go in depth into the Montessori approach to grammar.
Have you ever tried to understand your child from their point of view? Here are some great thoughts on how to understand and really connect with your child.
Do you struggle with how your kids are affected by the news? Amy Williams is here with some tips for you!
Kids screaming & the house a mess? Here’s 3 Montessori inspired tips to provide more peace at home.
Toddlers and preschoolers are not always willing to eat well. Check out these amazing tips on how help your toddler eat healthy foods!
I encourage you to show acts of kindness and love to others. You never know when a seemingly benign act will come back with tremendously uplifting results.
What Does Montessori Mean to You? Find helpful ideas on the Montessori environment, materials, and how to measure success in this wonderful post by Amanda!
We are excited to announce the third Montessori By Mom Toolbox, Shoots and Sprouts!
Art has a wide range of definitions and the creativity of teachers to create a unique art experience with anything is a true talent! I'm excited to share with you some real stories of teachers incorporating art with anything in their classrooms. Art With Anything...
Those who are new to the Montessori method dive deep into books and articles to find just the right level of knowledge to educate their children and set up a happy environment in their home. But as a trained Montessori teacher, I have a big Montessori red flag to...
The activities in this Montessori Toolbox were inspired by Europe of the past: its art, culture, and technology. Activities include stained glass, tapestry weaving & sewing, family crest sorting, a Montessori horse puzzle, and our simple machines kit! ...
Read more about the key concepts to take away from the Montessori Approach To Parenting and Discipline. Put them into practice for a happier home.
Our Helping Hands Toolbox which focuses on Practical Life activities, which are so important for a child’s development.
This Toolbox is packed with activities straight from the Montessori classroom: practical life, sensorial, and language. Your child will love making their own car, building a fort, and working with real tools.
With this Toolbox, your child will be able to explore spices, refine their sense of smell, and begin to help in the kitchen!
This is a fun article by Amanda on some great new ideas for your Montessori By Mom materials!
Your child will feel like a paleontologist while they study a real dinosaur bone, excavate a model dinosaur, and make their own fossils!