Whenever we could, the main principle my husband and I tried to follow in our homeschool was child-led learning. Child-led learning (aka “follow the child”) is what I consider the most important principle of Montessori education – regardless of the child’s age. And child-led learning is often where dads – and grandpas – can help the most educationally.
I have a post at A Nation of Moms where I talk about the topic of how Dad – and Grandpa – participated in our homeschool. Follow me (aka “follow the blogger??”) to A Nation of Moms to read more!