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Advanced Place Value Task Cards

Advanced Place Value Task Cards

Our Montessori equipment is great for teaching place value.  In Montessori we start quite early with 'big' numbers for example it is not uncommon for a 6 year old to be adding two four digit numbers together. However students aren't...

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Key Experience: The Adjective

Key Experience: The Adjective

You will need  - A Black pen, light blue pen and dark blue pen - Small cut up pieces of paper - A prewritten caption that says 'adjective' - Three objects all of a different colour e.g. three different coloured...

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Teaching Rounding in your Montessori Class

Teaching Rounding in your Montessori Class

Teaching rounding is a vital skill for understanding place value. In Montessori we have lots of maths activities that naturally lend themselves to teaching about rounding. You may have been implicitly teaching rounding however it is important that like all...

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Multiples

Multiples

Do your students know their times tables really well? Perhaps it is time to introduce multiples. In this series of lessons we look at introducing multiples to children. Generally this lesson is great for ages 9+. It is also a...

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Key Experience: The Article

Key Experience: The Article

You will need  - A collection of objects some singular some plural e.g. 4 pencils, 3 beads, 5 cups, 6 toy cars, 1 book - small paper pre cut into strips - black pen and light blue pen - A prewritten...

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Key Experience: The Noun

Key Experience: The Noun

  You will need  - A Black pen - Small cut up pieces of paper - A prewritten caption that says 'noun'   Key Experiences are ways of sparking the imagination of the child. They are given to new or...

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Great Story Two Follow up Materials

Great Story Two Follow up Materials

The Second Great Story has so much that could be presented after it. It is important to think about curriculum coverage. If you are really interested in dinosaurs you might be naturally inclined to push the study of dinosaurs or...

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