Have you thought about buying a set of sandpaper letters or number rods to help your child continue to learn her Montessori lessons at home? Missing homework and think this is the answer? It’s a big mistake. Montessori classroom materials at home will actually negatively impact your child’s learning. Here’s why (and what to do instead):
Show and tell might be helpful for sharing at circle time, but when it comes to young children the show is much more important than the tell. I bet you've already experienced the power of showing your child something, like that time your toddler said "that phrase you don't say in public" when she dropped her plate.
Here's how you can purposefully show a skill to your young child, step by step.