Spring is a great time for a pond unit. May is an especially good time for turtle activities since World Turtle Day is May 23. Summer is a great time for a turtle unit, too. Today, I want to share some Montessori-inspired turtle and tortoise printables and activities from around the blogosphere.
Note: This post contains Montessori Helper affiliate links at no cost to you.
Montessori-Inspired Turtle and Tortoise Printables
Free Turtle Cards from Montessori Materials
Free Life Cycle of a Sea Turtle by Montessori Motivation at Teachers Pay Teachers
Free Snappy the Syllable Turtle Game (with art/practical life snapping turtle) from Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational
Turtle Printables available for purchase from Montessori Print Shop
Free Turtle Printables and Montessori-Inspired Turtle Activities (my post with Montessori-Inspired Turtle Pack subscriber freebie)
Montessori-Inspired Turtle and Tortoise Activities
Montessori-Inspired Pond Unit (my roundup post, which contains some turtle activities)
Turtle Work from A Lakes Region Montessori
Pond Sensory Tub from Counting Coconuts
Turtle Sensory Table from PreKinders
Sea Turtle Scrubbing in Ocean Life Unit at Inspired Montessori and Arts at Dundee Montessori
Playdough Pond, Egg Carton Turtles, and Foam Patterning Block Turtle from Sorting Sprinkles
Paper Bowl Turtle Art from Montessori Design
Collaging a Turtle Shell (Photo from The Work Plan)
Turtle Art from Montessori Mom
Apple and Grape Turtles from Our Little Monkeys
Montessori-Inspired Reptile Unit for Preschoolers from Homeschool Mo (blog is no longer available)
Turtle from What DID We Do All Day?
Snapping Turtle Math from The Preschool Experiment
Froggy and Turtle Frenzy from School Time Snippets
A Montesori Approach to Turtle Geometry from TJLeone.com
Have fun with World Turtle Day! 🙂
Learn more about my eBook Montessori at Home or School: How to. Teach Grace and Courtesy!
If this is your first time visiting Living Montessori Now, welcome! If you haven’t already, please join us on our Living Montessori Now Facebook page where you’ll find a Free Printable of the Day and lots of inspiration and ideas for parenting and teaching! And please follow me on Instagram, Pinterest (lots of Montessori-, holiday-, and theme-related boards), and YouTube. While you’re here, please check out the Living Montessori Now shop.
And don’t forget one of the best ways to follow me by signing up for my weekly newsletter. You’ll receive some awesome freebies in the process!