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Developing Emotional Intelligence in your child

“The child has a different relation to his environment from ours… the child absorbs it.  The things he sees are not just remembered; they form part of his soul.  He incarnates in himself all in the world about him that...

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Montessori Math Scope and Sequence

Montessori Math Scope and Sequence

Golden Beads, Coloured Beads, Bead chains, Trinomial cube! The montessori math curriculum is huge! There is so much information out there on the internet.  How do you know though where it all fits?  I've put this scope and sequence together...

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Key Experience: The Verb

Key Experience: The Verb

You will need  - A Black pen, light blue pen, dark blue pen and a red pen - Small cut up pieces of paper - A prewritten caption that says 'verb' - The verb sphere symbol or a ball that is...

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Adding with Doubles

Adding with Doubles

I've talked before about the importance of teaching math strategies.  Teaching about doubles is one way of helping students find an anchor for their basic facts. Double equations are 1 + 1, 2 + 2, 3 + 3 etc.  If a...

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