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Seashells – Links for a Montessori Unit Study

on June 19, 2013



Below, are links for a complete summer seashell unit study. These PreK and K-8 links will lead you to articles, hands-on activities and other exercises that are compatible with the Montessori classified reading cards, phonics, grammar, creative writing, science, social studies and other extensive lesson plans found in Montessori lesson planning

Montessori Classified Reading Cards and Other Aids to Learn About Seashells
Classifying Seashells
Shells & Conchology Educational Posters
Crustaceans & Mollusks Educational Posters for Science Classrooms, Homeschoolers
Seashells of the World
Seashells of North America
Take a Beach Walk
Seashell Collections
Fun with Seashells
Comparing Seashells
Crustaceans – Free Montessori Cards for Classified Exercises
Seashells and Starfish – Integrated Montessori Learning
How to Collect Seashells
Seashell Identification
Seashell Identification guide
Sea Shells (Plus Free Printables)

Sensory Exercises/Motor Development Involving Seashells
Montessori Tray, Seashell Sorting
Seashells in the Mystery Bag


California Seashell Company – Click Here for Seashell Collections and Seashell Resources

Music, Literature and Art Lesson Planning Sites about Seashells
Montessori Seashell Crafts
Ideas for Seashell Crafts
Seashell Crafts for Kids
Seashell Pencil Holder
What Do You Do with 1,000 Shells?
Shells – Kids Konnect (Many links to seashell website for interdisciplinary study)
Seashells by the Sea Shore!
Summer &; Beach Crafts for Kids: Ideas for Summer Arts and Crafts Projects
Large Seashell Projects for Kids
Legend of the Sand Dollar
Seashell Literature
Crafts and Poems for Preschooler
Shell Metaphor Poem
Video Tutorial – Sea Shells
Sea Shell Music
Seashells Mapping – Language Arts

Math Related Seashore Resource Links for Elementary and Middle School Students
Montessori at the Beach;: Numbers and Counters
Seashells: The Plainness and Beauty of their Mathematical Description
Seashell Anticipation Guide
Math Story Word Problems

Science Related Seashell Links for Elementary and Middle School Students
Science Projects on Seashells
Homeschooling on the Beach – Part I
A Seashell Lesson: Writing for Detail and the Scientific Process
Seashells by the Seashore
Seashells Mapping
More Fun with Nature (Section about Seashells)
Seashells, Crabs and Sea Stars
Mad about Seashells
Seashells, Crabs and Sea Stars
Seashells of North America
Seashells of the World
Seashell Q-W-L Chart
Science Projects on Seashells
A Seashell Lesson: Writing for Detail and the Scientific Process
Seashell Identification Science Lesson

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Heidi Anne Spietz

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