Seeds. Let’s explore!

What I love in home education is that a lot of activities we do come completely naturally from everyday life. Every question or a situation can be a trigger for researching further the subject. So it’s good to have your materials ready in advance! Today N asked about apples and its seeds. We actually covered…

Soap, grater, water, bubbles

Two funny activities from the practical skills area which help to strengthen child’s wrist and hand’s muscles. Grating soap on a small grater – N loves this activity! Since I’ve put the tray on our shelves no day passes by without her working with it. A child has to grate the soap and then place…

DIY Seguin boards

Seguin boards are a Montessori maths materials used in primary level to introduce the concept of 2-digit numbers, how they are created and their sequences. There are two boards’ sets – teens for numbers 11-19 and tens for numbers 10-99. Soon I will write a post on how do we work with these boards, today I’d like…