If you’re looking for a way to help your child love geography, don’t forget about Montessori continent boxes … or bags, baskets, folders, or trays. Continent materials aren’t always displayed in boxes. They’re often displayed on a table, shelf, basket, or tray. But however they’re displayed, the hands-on activities from Montessori continent work are perfect for bringing geography to life for young children.
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My original Montessori continent boxes post gives ideas for preparing continent activities. Today I want to update and expand on the around-the-world roundup.
Creative Ideas for Montessori Continent Boxes from Blogs Around the World
Here are some resources that can be used for hands-on continent activities. Just choose the type of display that works best for your classroom or home.
I Believe in Montessori – Free Children Around the World Cards
Magical Movement Company (music of Africa with shelf work)
The Frog and The Moon (Laos: Giveaway for your Asia Continent Bags)
The Montessori Learning Center of Dundee (International Doll Unit)
Three Minute Montessori – Asia Continent Box
Uno Zwei Tutu – Animals of Australia 3-Part Cards
Welcome to Mommyhood – North American Animal Cards
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