One fun way to practice counting is to make a calendar. Counting the days as they pass is a concrete way to understand counting as days move forward.
Counting the days printout is free, and fun to do as a family or in the classroom.
Check it out here.
September 29, 2015 in math, Montessori | Permalink
free calendar kids printout math days of week months
Learning about geometric shapes helps with recognition of symbols, such as numbers and letters. It also helps with subjects such as, math, architecture and art.
Start with 3 basic shapes, square, circle and triangle using the three part lesson.
Add more shapes a little at a time. Check all the free geometric card shapes at montessorimom.com
September 18, 2015 in Art, geometry, Montessori | Permalink
Free Montessori Shape printouts
Montessori used the number rods for counting After counting is mastered, numbers are introduced with the 3 period lesson. Lastly, matching the numbers and matching number rod finishes the lesson.
Check out the free printout at montessorimom.com
September 01, 2015 in math, Montessori | Permalink
counting number rods free printouts printable Montessori
This is a great lesson and game combined. It helps teach counting and number matching to quantities.
The printouts include counting boards, quantity and number tiles.
This game is great for preschool to primary grades.
Free Printouts at montessorimom.com
August 26, 2015 in Games, math, Montessori, parenting | Permalink
Free Montessori math printouts
Counting is a great math readiness skill. You can use this free Pink Tower and Counting Printout to teach counting and number recognition. This lesson is an adaptation of the Montessori pink tower.
First sort the cards from smallest to largest, count the cards from one to ten, and finally teach the number symbols using the 3 period lesson. For younger children use the first three cards and add more gradually.
Check out montessorimom.com for more free printouts and lessons.
August 20, 2015 in math, Montessori | Permalink
free counting lesson montessori
The Solar System unit has more lessons added.
Check out these free printouts:
Manmade Orbital Objects
Make Your Own Lunar Calendar
Types of Galaxies
June 18, 2015 in Montessori, Science | Permalink
Solar System man made space objects types galaxies moon phases
Back holes defy your imagination. Learn more about them at montessorimom.com Check out the free reading cards too!
April 22, 2014 in Montessori, Science | Permalink
free printout black holes
Check out the free printouts for contellations at montessorimom.com! Your children will find this a fun exercise if they like dot to dot activities.
April 06, 2014 in Montessori, Science | Permalink
constellations dot to dot reading cards montessorimom.com
Printout out these star and nebulae reading astronomy cards at montessorimom.com.
My favorite star is our sun!
March 29, 2014 in Montessori, Science | Permalink
Stars and Nebulae free printout Montessori Great Lesson
Pluto is now considered a dwarf planet. Check out these printouts at Montessorimom.com. Make 3 part cards for reading exercises.
March 21, 2014 in Montessori, Science | Permalink
dwarf planet printout reading science cards