Current shelf activities 18 months to 2 years

Inspired by the How We Montessori Blog ‘What’s on Our Shelves’ linkup, I am posting what shelf activities we currently have out for my 18 month old.

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Fruit plus matching cards. A great sensory activity. My 18 month old loves to feel and smell the fruit.

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Vegetables plus matching cards.

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A shape matching puzzle. Another great tactile activity.

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A language activity. Model animals and their matching cards. At the moment I am putting out and rotating farm animals.The matching cards were printed and laminated.

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Occupation puzzle. We do this together.

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A miniature version of the Montessori knobbed cylinders. We were given these when my eldest was very young. Both of my children like these. I will only put out one at a time with supervision as the parts are small.

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Large bead threading

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Puzzle box

Shape sorting box

shape puzzle

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Short-to-tall puzzle and narrow to wide puzzle

Colorino

Colorino colour matching game

chalk and chalk board

Chalk and chalk board

Animal match up

Animal Lotto

 

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Musical Instrument match up.

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Australian animals and birds langauge work

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Tactile sensory board

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Lock and latch box

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Wooden nesting/stacking blocks

We are linked up

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