The Fall Kinetic Sand Writing tray will fit perfectly into your fall themed plans and inspire young learners to practice fine motor and handwriting skills!

How to Set up a Fall Kinetic Sand Writing Tray

Looking for a way to inspire your students to practice fine motor skills this Fall? Create a Fall Kinetic Sand Writing Tray! It will fit perfectly into your fall themed lesson plans and help young learners practice fine motor and letter formation skills! This post may contain affiliate links. Fall…

These simple Montessori Inspired learning activities will help you teach toddlers practical life skills, fine motor skills as well as learn to read!

Montessori Inspired Learning Activities You Can Make

Are you intrigued by the Montessori method of learning and teaching? Are you looking for some simple Montessori inspired activities to include in your homeschool or classroom? In this post I have rounded up all our D.I.Y. Montessori inspired activities that we have used in our home over the years….

Teach kids a practical life skill while practicing fine motor skills with this simple Montessori Inspired Window Washing Activity.

Montessori Inspired Window Washing Activity

Young kids love helping out around the house! So why not give them their own window washing supplies and show a real practical life skill?! This is simple Montessori Inspired Window Washing Activity is great for practicing fine motor skills as well as practical life skills. Plus kids enjoy washing…

Teaching toddlers and preschoolers to fold towels is a simple practical life skill they can easily learn with a Montessori Inspired Towel Folding Activity.

Montessori Inspired Towel Folding Activity

This summer we are working on adding practical life skills and chores into our daily routines. One way my son helps out around the house is by folding towels. I taught him how to fold towels using this simple Montessori towel folding activity. This post contains affiliate links. Montessori Inspired…

Experimenting with the Changing Shape of Water| Preschoolers will love this simple science activity which explores the properties of water and volume!

Experimenting with the Changing Shape of Water

Welcome to another STEM Saturday! Every week we aim to share something related to science, technology, engineering and/or math. At the end of this post you’ll find more STEM ideas from the co-hosts and a linky where other bloggers can add STEM related activities! It’s been a while since I…

Easter Egg Alphabet Sounds Hunt & Sort is a fun way to practice letter recognition and learn alphabet sounds with Montessori alphabet sounds objects.

Easter Egg Alphabet Sounds Hunt & Sort

We’ve done a lot of alphabet activities lately, and it is really starting to pay off! Caden is quickly learning to recognize the letters and even knows the sounds they make! This Easter Egg Alphabet Sounds Hunt and Sort activity was inspired by the classic Easter egg hunts that all…

Playful Ways to Learn with Montessori Alphabet Box | Stir the Wonder #kbn #preschool #handson

Playful Ways to Learn with Montessori Alphabet Box

A couple of weeks ago I posted about the DIY Mini Montessori Alphabet Box I put together to help Caden learn the letters and sounds of the alphabet! Today I’d like to share some playful ways to learn with a Montessori alphabet box that we have come up with. The…

DIY Mini Montessori Alphabet Box

DIY Mini Montessori Alphabet Box

A DIY Mini Montessori Alphabet Box is an affordable way to create a hands-on learning tool to help your preschooler learn the letters and sounds of the alphabet. I’ve wanted to make one for some time now! This summer I finally started to gather my supplies and put it together…

A Day of Child-led Learing | Stir the Wonder #kbn #childled #unschooling #preschool

A Day of Child-led Learning

Ever wonder what a day of child-led learning looks like in the homes of other homeschoolers or unschoolers with preschool aged children? Me Too! So I thought I would share what that looks like on a good day for us. On Monday we had the best day of child-led learning…

Frog Life Cycle Science Table | Stir the Wonder #kbn #preschoolscience #handsonlearning

Frog Life Cycle Science Table

Earlier this week Caden & I got the opportunity to met some local homeschoolers and check out their accidental tadpole pond in their kiddie pool. Caden had so much fun catching some toads and watching the tadpoles swimming around with the other kids. At the end of the meet up…

Simple Sewing for Preschoolers is an excellent fine motor activity.

Simple Sewing for Preschoolers

Happy Fine Motor Friday! My co-hosts and I are excited to share fun activities for toddlers and preschoolers that help build fine motor skills every Friday. At the end of this post you will find links for more great fine motor activities from my co-hosts. Be sure to check them out!…