a bit of pre-writing....
A bit of maths ...
|Montessori Cards & Counters|
|Montessori spindle box|
|introduction to halves, quarters and thirds|
|Waldorf tower.. using the circle first on their own, sorting them out by size|
|then using the rectangles alone, sorting them by length|
|all together now|
|more soring exercises by colour and shape|
|shape and colour again while developing fine motor skills|
|associating colour to matching picture|
Developing fine motor skills with the Practical Life exercises...
|jigsaws are great for little fingers but also develop problem solving skills, concentration, hand eye coordination etc..|
|as you can see, we are using the Montessori teen beads for the sole purpose of refining fine motor skills (no number, no counting). the hooking up movement is a great exercise for little ones ....|