What is Montessori…Really

What is Montessori Really on Child Led Life 2

There are so many wonderful parents and educators out there searching for the best way to teach their child. They stumble upon this word during their online search ... Montessori. They probably don't really even know how to pronounce it, but are intrigued by the children they see doing their own … [Read more...]

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...]

Montessori Bedroom Tour

Check out this video! This is a wonderful visual example of how to setup a Montessori toddler bedroom from Why Not Montessori on ChildLedLife.com

I am excited to have an amazing Montessori vlogger friend of mine from Why Not Montessori to share a video tour of her son's Montessori toddler bedroom. We transformed our home into a Montessori home almost 3 years ago and have loved every moment of it!  Enjoy Sindy's tour and subscribe to … [Read more...]

Watch Your Toes: Independent Toddlers

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One of my favorite aspects of the Montessori method is the freedom it gives children. Freedom to struggle and freedom to learn. Toddlers are not going to be perfect at everything the first time, but creating an environment for independent toddlers is a wonderful gift you can give your 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...]

DIY Math Peg Board Game

DIY early math peg board game that won't break the bank! Help you little ones with number recognition with this easy DIY project from ChildLedLife.com

Samuel has been very interested in numbers. After talking with some of our followers on our Facebook group, I understand that many parents have children with the same beginning interests as Samuel. I looked up buying a peg board game, but the price seemed a little steep for the product. So as Mom's … [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...]