If you’re a Montessori teacher, preschool teacher, or homeschooler looking for free and inexpensive Montessori materials for your classroom, I have lots of amazing resources for you. In case you might have missed one or more, I’m sharing some of the main posts here. Not all of the materials are free or inexpensive, but you’ll find a good number in each post that are.
Montessori Material Resources
Free Montessori Materials Online Free Montessori Video Lessons Online Free Online Access to Comprehensive Montessori Scope and Sequence DIY Montessori Materials Montessori Baby and Toddler Toys Where to Buy Montessori Materials Montessori Practical Life Materials I Recommend Buying Montessori Sensorial Materials I Recommend Buying
Elementary Montessori Resources
Resources That Can Be Used with a Montessori Curriculum
Depending on your orientation, these resources can work well with a Montessori curriculum. Most Montessori homeschoolers and preschool teachers will find them compatible with their Montessori curriculum. Free Educational Songs for Circle Time Free Preschool Printables for Activity Trays Montessori-Compatible Language Activities
Montessori Monday Link-Up
If you have some Montessori activity trays/lessons to share, please link up below. It’s fine to link up a post from your archives – and you may link up anytime during the week! Your post may be any Montessori-inspired activity or idea. It doesn’t need to be related to my Montessori Monday post. If you’re wondering what’s considered “Montessori inspired” and what to link up (or not link up), check out my “What Is Montessori Inspired?” post. Link up your exact post URL so that we can find your activity if we return to the linky at a later date (which I often do when I’m looking for activities for a roundup post).
I publish the Montessori Monday post and linky each Monday morning and keep the linky open throughout the week. Please place the Montessori Monday button (using the code from the right sidebar) in your post or put a link back to this post. Let’s use Montessori Monday to gain inspiration/ideas and to encourage each other! If you would leave an encouraging comment on the post linked up ahead of you (along with any other posts you’re drawn to), that would be awesome!
And don’t forget the Saturday/Sunday Parent/Teacher Preparation Days share where you may share a kid-related activity of any kind at the Living Montessori Now Facebook page! It’s also Motivational Monday on Mondays now! I invite you to share something positive on the Bits of Positivity Facebook page (Bits of Positivity is my other blog) to help us all get a good start on the work/school week. You might share an inspirational or motivational quote, positive graphic, or post about finding balance or simplifying your life. Or you might share a post on organizing, an encouraging post, a post about making a difference in the world, or a positive parenting post. Just go ahead and share on the Bits of Positivity wall any time today! (Please “like” the Bits of Positivity Facebook page if you haven’t already.) I’ll be pinning a number of ideas to my regular Pinterest boards.
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