Best Books for Learning About the Body

The Best Books for Learning About the Body on ChildLedLife.com

As my kids grow, they become more and more interested in their body. They ask a lot of questions and always have interesting comments. I decided to get some books to introduce them to more about their body and created this post of the best books for learning about the body! … [Read more...]

Mommy Hacks for Traveling with Kids

We love to travel! These are great tips on ChildLedLife.com

We LOVE to travel. Since the time Samuel was 8 weeks old we have been doing cross country trips, weekend trips, and day trips to visit family, friends, and fun. I have put together some of the best hacks for traveling with kids that I have learned over the last 4 years of being a Mommy to toddlers … [Read more...]

The Best Montessori Music Resources

Music has a special place in my heart. Here are some great Montessori music resources on ChildLedLife.com

Music has always been apart of my life. I started playing an instrument in a band when I was 12 years old and played through my high school years. Now I want to bring that same love to my children. Here are some of the best Montessori music resources I can find! … [Read more...]

I Can Teach My Child to Read

THE most improtant gift you can give you child! The ability to read. Feel empowered with the Royal Road to Reading program by Age of Montessori. Find full review on ChildLedLife.com

I have said many times how much my children LOVE books. I read several times a day out loud to them and my kids "read" on their own. But now Samuel has been writing letters, referring to people and items by the letter the word starts with, and actively working on sounds of letters. For this child … [Read more...]

Montessori Inspired Fine Motor Activity

Montessori inspired fine motor activity to accompany If You Take a Mouse to the Movies. Creating a popcorn string is a great fine motor skill for kids on ChildLedLife.com

My kids are avid "readers". Neither of them can technically read yet, but books fill most of our days. This time we added a little extension to one of our favorite books of the season: If You Take a Mouse to the Movies. Here is the great Montessori inspired fine motor activity we added to a favorite … [Read more...]

Fun Skeleton Preschool Activities

Skeleton activities on ChildLedLife.com

Someone made a joke the other day on Facebook that you might be a homeschool parent if you use Halloween as reason to study skeletons. Well, that's me! I love bringing the Fall world around us to a hands on lesson for our kids. Since we have been seeing so many skeletons around with all the … [Read more...]