Learning Activities Archive

The Appeal Of Montessori Elementary Learning

Education has a very strong influence on the kind of life children will end up leading when they grow up. Because of this, where to send their little ones to school is one of the most important decisions parents can make. Many parents have the desire to

Sight Word Mat Freebie

I have a free printable sight word mat for you today that I came up with while working on spelling words with my sidekick. I kept it very simple so that you can use it in different ways. I would suggest laminating it, or putting it into

5 Hands-On Ways to Help Your Child Learn their Alphabet Letters!

Do you have a wiggly learner in your house? If you’d like to use that energy to help them learn their letters and have fun doing it, here are 5 fun ideas! 1. Have them make the letters. I’m talking about having them put together shapes to

How to live with your husband for the rest of your life part one.

I got married last year, and have been looking through some of my old blog posts from around that time. I came across the below, which I’ll post now as a retrospective trip down memory lane, and then next week I’ll think of some more ways in

8 ideas for simple play

Keep it Simple Stupid…Now, please don’t turn the screen off, I am not calling you stupid! I guess this post has come around from my looking at how I play with my kids and how I have had to have a word with myself and remember that

My top 10 apps for kids

I hate the thought of my children being addicted to computer games, turning into those grunting types who have evolved bigger thumbs because they spend so long attached to their playstationDS or whatever its called…BUT I LOVE the thought of my kids growing up IT savvy and

10 reasons we LOVE babies

I once swore to a friend that i would never have a plastic baby in my house. I hated them, never played with them myself as a child and never wanted my children to have them either – too many thoughts being conjured up of broken babies

The Last Minute Mummy

Sometimes i am super organised, a lot of the time i’m not!┬áSometimes you need to just rustle up a quick game to keep someone entertained for five minutes or magic a craft out of thin air to keep some visiting friends from trashing your house. I find