DIY Cosmic Nesting Boxes, Map Towers, and “Me on the Map” Activities

Montessori Universe nesting boxes with printables (scroll down for English - Montessori en Casa)

Map Skills

Some great montessori activities

me on the map

Montessori Continent Boxes

How to Set Up a Montessori Homeschool Classroomhttp://livingmontessorinow.com/2011/05/31/how-to-set-up-a-montessori-homeschool-classroom/

Me on the Map activity!

Use colored dots to make groups easy. Put a different colored dot on each desk in a group. When you need to have a student from each table do something, you can simply ask for all the green dots to bring you the papers from their group.

wasecabiomes — Cosmic Nesting Boxes - another beautiful material for a Montessori classroom.

Me on the Map

Mapping Activities- Minimize to country, within continent, continent, within world

Helps them understand the difference between city, state, country etc.

Me on a Map

Mapping skills for young children. Making a map of the classroom or their house! Students will get a first look at how maps work, are read, and how to use a key!

map nesting cans - my town is inside my state which is inside the US which is inside...

Map it

Me on the Map activity

Ice cube trays

Me on The Map with easily assembled rectangle design.