30 Ways to Plan Your Montessori Inspired Homeschool Routine

Need Homeschool Routine Ideas? Here's over 30 on ChildLedLife.com

Our Montessori approach up until now has been to set up the best Montessori environment we can with an open learning philosophy. Our children have had the opportunity to work on any of the activities we have out, without much routine to the day or much format to the activities. Now we are ready to … [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...]

Three Tips to Build a Kid Friendly Schedule

3 Tips to Build a Kid Friendly Schedule on ChildLedLife.com from Alli of Scattered Squirrel

I am excited to have my wonderful friend Alli from Scattered Squirrel to share one of her helpful printable to help you build a kid friendly schedule. Alli has so much great advice on her site and my home is so much more organized because of her advice. Enjoy her advice here and visit her site when … [Read more...]

Top Gifts for Preschoolers

Are you starting your Christmas shopping? Here's Top Gifts for Preschoolers on ChildLedLife.com

I'm not much on asking for things, but Christmas time is special. First, we get to celebrate the birth of Jesus and share that love openly with the world! Second, we get to dream, window shop, and of course share our Child Led Life top gifts for preschoolers Christmas wish list. This year I'm making … [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...]

Our Classroom

Great Montessori Inspired inspiration in this homeschool classroom!

Our Classroom I have been excited to share with you our classroom space since we moved into our new home. Having a space for our children to learn and grow is awesome. We have moved around so much over the course of our children's lives that our classroom has morphed often. At first it was just a … [Read more...]