Montessori-Inspired Activities and Ideas

This is a collaborative board for sharing Montessori-inspired activity trays, Montessori lessons and techniques, DIY Montessori-inspired materials, and posts about Montessori principles. New Guidelines for Collaborative Pinners: Please pin only from your blog, pin a post no more than twice per year, no more than 2 pins per day, pin only blog posts (not directly to products), and pin only Montessori-inspired activities and ideas. Thanks!
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MADELINE Kid-made Story Box with DIY peg dolls inspired by the classic children's book. A fun Madeline book activity and a perfect DIY travel activity or busy bag

Salt Dough Clay Flowers with photo. This adorable spring or summer arts & crafts project for kids would also make a wonderful gift for Mother's Day or any special occasion

Calendar observances and Montessori-inspired activities throughout May - for home or classroom and for a variety of ages

Free Cinco de Mayo (5th of May) songs and historical information from YouTube videos for a variety of ages; post also includes links to song and rhyme lyrics; very useful for classrooms and homeschools!

Fresh-squeezed lemonade - fun recipe for kids!

Mother's Day Montessori Mother and Child in Art Cards. These cards consist of beautful and amazing artworks of different painters depicting mother and child. Paintings are carefully choosen for art appreciation and show different art techniques.

Ideas for preparing Montessori toddler spaces at home; post includes photos from my home along with roundups of Montessori spaces at home; post includes Montessori Monday permanent collection.

Here is some true playground inspiration. Find out how to provide your kids with movement play that is truly calming. This sensory play hack will help your kids have fun while building emotional health.

Hard Work: How to Teach Your Kids the Importance of Hard Work |

Ancient Mesopotamia Definition Cards - Free, printable Montessori-style cards for learning terms like ziggurat and cuneiform -

Learning about flowers

Teaching kids about money using technology

Printable Cereal Sorting Mat: Super simple cognitive development activity for toddlers and preschoolers!

These kid-made healthy, yummy, gluten-free blueberry muffins are protein-rich, dairy-free, & free from most allergens. (Printable recipe is part of the Kids' Kitchen Monthly Series)

Reggio Emilia, Reggio nature table, Spring, Natural materials, Sensory Play, Waldorf, Nature, Montessori, Nature Area,Kids spaces

Montessori-inspired activities for multiple ages centered on the Maestro Classics title Juanita the Spanish Lobster (Juanita la langosta española); post includes the Montessori Monday linky collection.

Montessori resources for teaching preschoolers the differences between plants and animals

The Perfect Montessori May Activities, Pond theme, pond activities, strawberry life cycle and parts, Free printables, Insects, Sensory and more.

Russia Montessori 3-part Cards + definition Cards printables material

12 Months of Monthly Montessori Themed Activities, Montessori Ideas, Set-ups, Trays, Free Printables, Preschool Themed Learning Activities and so much more.

Information about Montessori-friendly books for babies and toddlers along with a YouTube video and suggestions about the very best Montessori-friendly books. Post includes the Montessori Monday permanent collection.

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