I wasn’t able to personally attend a recent talk on ‘Reading Skill Development’ and how as parents we can help support our children at home, but I was able to get access to some notes that I wanted to share with you. Some things to consider when helping support your child’s reading at home- Notes … More How we can help support our children’s reading at home (notes from a Montessori info talk)
Hello everyone, I hope you have had a lovely week so far. Libary; Library day today. We took a whole lot of books back today and chose a bunch more. My children chose a couple of seasonal books including two Christmas stories and the rest were mostly fun story books to read before bed. food … More A catch up of our week
Since my last post, we had photographers come round to take photos of our place to prepare for an advertising campaign to try and sell it, as it’s now oficially on the market. We also had a house viewing (open house inspection) over the weekend and multiple Birthday parties on the same day. We don’t … More A catch up of our week
Hello all, I hope you have had a lovely week so far. We got the news recently that the rental property we currently live in has gone on the market. That means every week there will be an open house on a Saturday morning, plus very likely some viewings during the week. I remember this … More Simplifying spaces- bedroom changes and a possible house move
Finally got around to posting something. Thank you for your patience. I have been a little busy the past few weeks and wanting to spend the rest of my non-busy time with my family. It’s all about finding the right balance. For the next eight weeks my youngest is participating in a multi-sports program with … More Over the weekend- special time with Miss 6, thrift shopping and a Birthday.
For quite some time now, we have been keeping all of our excess toys and materials in a cupboard on a low shelf that both of my children have access to, so they can change items on their play/work shelves anytime they like. I have kept things to a minimum, so there is no overwhelm … More What’s on our work/play shelves; our recent shelf rotation
Hello everyone! I hope you are all enjoying the week so far. Both of my children went back to school this week and were excited to see their class room directors, friends and take a look at the new classroom work materials. Volunteering in my children’s Montessori classrooms: I spent Tuesday morning (approx 2.5 hours) … More Our week so far plus a few things