Grocery Store Addition! Someone wanted to create a grocery store! So we did! She kept adding items to her original three slices of bread and kept track of her inventory with addition! Now she is ready to sell! Combining addition with play and keeping the interest high!
How we do Math!
We use imagination with the numerals! One, a big long thumb! Classic fun activities! Addition Necklace! Paying for Pizza with Ten Bars! Paying for tea! Serving tea after being paid 100 pennies! We love to learn about numerals! We use imagination to make it fun and interesting. With the sandpaper numerals we like to tell… Continue reading How we do Math!
Celebrating the Season with Paint!
Painting a Menorah Painting a St. Nicholas Stocking Leaf painting for the Fall Equinox Painting as a selected activity Because everyone loves to paint and being creative is so important, we offer daily art projects for the children to express themselves and have an opportunity to play with vibrant colors!
Here is a glimpse of the fun we have here at Little Acorn!
What to have in your child’s environment and why!
https://videopress.com/v/uIqW16aj?preloadContent=metadata Video #1: The Montessori Rug. A little rug is great at bringing order. When we place objects on a rug they become more visible, saving us all from the painful mishap of accidentally stepping on a wooden toy! Small pieces are less likely to get lost too. https://videopress.com/v/3u6GSNF2?preloadContent=metadata Video #2: Wooden Play figures. These… Continue reading What to have in your child’s environment and why!