Mars M.

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To You Who are Concerned

To You Who are Concerned

Communicating I’m concerned by starting with saying exactly that–and some of my observations about using this phrase

Keep it Under Control of Error

Keep it Under Control of Error

How we can keep our calm and keep things (most importantly ourselves) under control with this Montessori tool

I Can’t Say “I Can’t Let You”

I Can’t Say “I Can’t Let You”

My discomfort with a famous recommended parenting phrase and the alternative I use instead when something needs to be stopped

When I’m Mad

When I’m Mad

4 steps I try to take to help me get through challenging moments. And some things on our Peace Table.

Math Letters

Math Letters

Math word problems (printable) and Montessori Math stories–The Four Strange Brothers and our own extension

Poem Puzzles

Poem Puzzles

A work to help remember poems; and Montessori principles to consider when making materials

Square Numbers

Square Numbers

Square numbers and motivation when feeling like we’re back to square one

More Than A Peeling

More Than A Peeling

A simple, but purposeful Practical Life work for children using banana peels

Free Fertilizer Tea

Free Fertilizer Tea

Making nitrogen-rich fertilizer tea using weeds we pull out from the garden

No-Cost Montessori

No-Cost Montessori

How to start Montessori as in right now or how to Montessori On