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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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Hundred Board Puzzle pieces

  I am a big fan of the hundred board and a big fan of open ended maths questions.  This week I have been combining both I gave my students these puzzles pieces and then gave them a number.  I said ...

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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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Get more use out of your 100 board

Get more use out of your 100 board

   The 100 board is used to help students learn numbers to 100 but did you know you can do a lot more than that with it? The simplicity of this board hides the variety of learning you can do...

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