In addition to the traditional Montessori math activities, the children have delighted in the following seasonal Math lessons:
And, if there was ever any doubt about how children make meaningful connections between materials, or how the Montessori sensorial apparatus directly prepare the Mathematical Mind:
Montessori Monday Link-Up
|Top: Gingerbread Men with numbers 1-10 with ten clothespins to clip on the line, similar to our Autumn Leaf number line seen in the post here.|
Middle: Christmas Bells (shapes) with numbers 0-10 and a basket of bells for counting.
Bottom: Beads on a Wire with number cards 1-10.
|After all that beading on a pipecleaner, a special surprise awaits...|
|...a Christmas tree!|
|...one child lined them up line this and declared, "It's just like the Brown Stair!" :) |
I can see it, can you? ;)