Category: Teaching Ideas

Category: Teaching Ideas

Chocolate Hedgehogs!
September 14, 2014 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

Today we decided to do some hedgehog themed cooking. I have a go to recipe which the kids love and also gives us a great opportunity to talk about changes of state – melting and solidifying etc. It is a very chocolatey recipe! And always popular!  I have created a pdf version of this recipe

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Hedgehogs
September 13, 2014 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

We have a night vision camera set up in our garden. Last night we saw a hedgehog! Very exciting! I use the Bushnell camera which we have found is brilliant – you can buy it at Amazon . To see our video click here. This has sparked a great interested in my children so we

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Fruit
September 8, 2014 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

Today at school we had dragon fruit – the children were really interested in the bright colours and lots of seeds.  We are going to get a real dragon fruit in the class – but I created these cards to complement it in the classroom.  They show the whole fruit, a cross section and the

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Looking at the human body
September 4, 2014 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

This is my first blog post, so hope it give the infomation you need – if there is something I have missed just let me know! We have been looking at the human body as part of the KS1 curriculum here in the UK.  It says that the children need to know the parts of

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