What is Your Game?

What is Your Game?

Now that the holidays are over and we are all back into our routines, things are getting back to normal.  However depending on where you are in the world, you may be in the middle of winter.  When it is winter and you have young children it is more than just a lack of...
Review: How We Montessori

Review: How We Montessori

This post is for those of you out there with young children and are interested in Montessori ideas for your home, even if your children don’t attend a Montessori school.  A few weeks ago I came across this blog, How We Montessori.  It is written by a Montessori...
What is Montessori? Control of Error

What is Montessori? Control of Error

One of the most important aspects of a Montessori environment is something that even when you are looking right at it, you may not be aware of what it is you are noticing.  It is one the basic components that allows children to absorb information without another...
Grounding Change

Grounding Change

    In her column entitled, Kids Talk, Maren Schmidt address the issue of change.  As the saying tells us, “The only thing is life that we can count on is change.”  We are presented with this on a daily basis as the sun rises and set, the hours...