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New! Montessori Beginning Science Lessons in French

The following lessons can be adapted to be used in Montessori school and homeschool settings:

French Weather Expressions

English/French Marine Critters – Hands On Lessons and Worksheets – (Grades 2 and 3)


A French Weather Report – (Grade Level 7 – 12)

The Earth Around Us – Hands On Lessons and Worksheets – (Grades 1 – 7)

Rainy French Weather Expressions

Other Resource Links

Make Your Own Reading Book – Part I (Make Bilingual French/English Science Books) – (Grades PreK – Grade 3)

Make Your Own Reading Book – Part II (Make Bilingual French/English Science Books – Grades PreK – Grade 3

Montessori Grammar Bingo (Free Templates for Creating a French Version)

Make Your Own Montessori French Lessons
*Matching Picture Exercise
*Missing Letter Exercise
*Three Period Lesson
*Parsing Tray Exercises
*Adjective Tray Exercise

Enjoy!
Heidi Anne Spietz
http://www.amonco.org

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Last Minute Montessori Holiday Practical Life Lesson Planning

Start the countdown to Thanksgiving, Black Friday and beyond. Some last minute Montessori style practical life lessons that will help you make the most out of the holiday season are listed below. Click on the links to learn how you can help your children discover the joy of cooking, gift making and more.

Read Thanksgiving Thoughts: Passing Along Some Positive Perspective with the Pumpkin Pie – http://www.amonco.org/sara_ambarian08.pdf

Thanksgiving Thoughts Passing Along Some Positive Perspective with the Pumpkin Pie
by Sara Ambarian

and


Re-thinking Holiday Priorities During Tough Times

by Sara Ambarian


Scrumptious Gingerbread Muffin Recipe

by Montessorian Cathie Perolman


Making Apple-Cinnamon Muffins

by Montessorian Dale Gausman


Old Fashioned Sugar Cookie Cutouts

by the late Montessorian Kathie O’Reilly

Montessori Napkin Folding Exercise
by Montessorian Dale Gausman

I wish each of you a very blessed Thanksgiving and holiday season with your family and friends. 🙂

Heidi Anne Spietz

American Montessori Consulting

http://www.amonco.org

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Free Art Autumn Lesson Plans for Montessorians

Free Art Related Lessons Found in AMC Montessori – Fall Newsletter
http://www.amonco.org/montessori_fall_handson.html

 

Part I

Color Wheels ~ A Lesson Plan for Learning to Mix Colors with Poster
(Tempera) Paint by Rae of The Creative Process http://www.netposterworks.com/resources/curideas/colorwheel.html

Felting Lesson 3: Humans Discover Felting by Pat of Harrsiville Designs
http://www.harrisville.com/woolworks.htm

Make a Guiro by Georgette of Cantemos http://www.cantemosco.com

See http://www.amonco.org/creative01/montessori_fall1.pdf Part I for detailed information.

Part II

Recipe for Wood Dough for Sculpting Submitted by Richard of Lord Company http://www.lordequip.com

Turtle Drawing Lesson by Kim of Draw Your World – http://www.drawyourworld.com

Please also visit Visit http://www.amonco.org/turtleset.jpg to use with this lesson.

For detailed information about the free lessons found in Part II, please see http://www.amonco.org/creative/montessori_fall2.pdf

Part III

The Friendship Tree Art Activity from North American Montessori Center http://www.montessoritraining.net

Making at Home Craft Recipes by Rae of The Creative Process http://www.creativeprocess.net

For detailed free lesson plans found in Part III, please see http://www.amonco.org/creative3/montessori_fall3.pdf

Part IV

Italy Unit Study Including Art History and Art Resource links
http://www.amonco.org/montessori_italy.html

Painting Kitchen Trivets by Karen of Fun Felt http://www.funfel.com

For detailed free lesson plans found in Part IV, please see http://www.amonco.org/creative/montessori_fall4.pdf

Part V

Apple Wreaths by Jaye of Creative Care http://CreativeCare.netfirms.com

Sewing a Friendship Quiet by Dale of North American Montessori Center http://www.montessoritraining.net

For detailed free lesson plans found in Part V, please see http://www.amonco.org/creative5/montessori_fall5.pdf

Part VIII

Zebra Stick Craft by Anna of Wood, Etc..
http://www.woodetccorp.com

Broken Rib Scarf with Seed Stitch Easy Beginner Pattern
by Lois of Bountiful Spinning, Weaving and Knitting http://www.bountifulspinweave.com

For free lessons found in Part VIII, please see http://www.amonco.org/creative08/montessori_fall8.pdf

Part IX

Combing Learning and Fun at Art Museums by Wenda of Birdcage Press
http://www.birdcagepress.com
Combine Learning and Fun at Art Museums
*Treasure Hunt
*Art Collector
*I Spy an Eye
*Scavenger Hunt
For free lessons found in Part IX, please see http://www.amonco.org/creative9/montessori_fall9.pdf

Enjoy!
Heidi Anne Spietz

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