Category: Uncategorized

Category: Uncategorized

Ending Screen Time battles
April 7, 2019 Teaching Ideas, Uncategorized montessorisoul

This has been a Game changer for us. My kids, like many others, love their iPads. I have been trying to limit the time that they have on them, as I can see dramatic changes in their behaviour with too much use. I had explored apps such as OurPact but at £6.99 a month I

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Easter Egg Hunt Challenge
March 27, 2019 Teaching Ideas, Uncategorized montessorisoul

Over the years I have been refining this Easter egg hunt idea, it is always a hit, from the younger children all the way up.   At the end you can always give a chocolate egg for the completed sheet! The hunt only takes a few minutes to prepare.  You can either use the coloured eggs

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Seb’s 6th Birthday Lego Party
January 4, 2017 Uncategorized montessorisoul

I LOVE Pinterest. If am am planning anything, a party, a lesson, a sewing project, I will always make a board and search for ideas and inspiration. If you are interested my Pinterest board is pinterest.com/montessorisoul. But back to Seb’s birthday. The boy is obsessed with Logo so it was an easy option to do

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Rememberance day window poppies
November 3, 2016 Uncategorized montessorisoul

This was one of my favourite activities last year and the children loved it too!! Cut the apple in half  and paint the flat side with red paint.  Print it onto the INSIDE of a laminating pouch.  Add a black center. We used a cut off carrot! Then you can add a stem and leaves

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First blog post
October 30, 2016 Uncategorized montessorisoul

This is the excerpt for your very first post.

UK slime recipe
October 16, 2016 Teaching Ideas, Uncategorized montessorisoul

  We were so excited to find this new slime recipe – it works brilliantly and the addition of shaving foam gives it a lovely fragrance too! We saw the original recipe on Instructables – but we’ve tweaked the recipe a bit for the U.K. Market. The secret ingredients… Ingredients: For ease I have included

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Snozcumber Slime
August 22, 2016 Teaching Ideas, Uncategorized montessorisoul

Following on with our BFG theme we had great fun making ‘Snozcumber Slime’! So much fun exploring this!  So simple to make too! What do you need? Chia seeds (affiliate link) Large cucumber Green food colouring Cornflour Water How did we do it? First soak the chia seeds in a cup of water and add a

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5 minute butter from scratch
June 8, 2016 Teaching Ideas, Uncategorized montessorisoul

We have had fun making butter today.  Freya really enjoyed this and is was a great lesson in where food comes from. Very simple to make you just need double cream, we left it out for couple of hours so it was at room temperature, and a clear jar. After about 1 minute the cream

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Melted snowmen biscuits
December 6, 2015 Teaching Ideas, Uncategorized montessorisoul

Freya and Seb had such fun making these  their cousins for their grandparents annual Christmas party! Thank you to the lovely Mrs Williams at school for the idea!   And here are some very simple instructions as shown by Freya. 1.  Spoon a puddle of icing on to the biscuit. 2. Add a marshmallow. 3.

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