Nurture your child's creativity and artistic expression by making their art supplies and materials easily accessible. Read more about how to create a simple art station for kids + tips to keep it neatly organized at www.freeandunfettered.com. #montessoriathome

Tips on Creating an Accessible + Organized Art Station for Kids

A new year always brings about a desire in me to clean and organize our living spaces. I’ll be tackling the schoolroom over the next week or two as I’ve wanted to swap a few things around and refresh the shelves. I hope to post a complete tour of it by the end of the …

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Looking for the perfect gift for your children this holiday season? Check out this Montessori-friendly collection of some of the best toys and materials, board games, and books for kids ages 3 and older.

2019 Montessori-Friendly Holiday Gift Guide for Kids

If you’re still looking for Montessori-friendly gift ideas for your children for this holiday season, here are some of the toys and materials, board games, and books on our family’s wish lists this year. Most of these items will be suitable for preschoolers through early elementary ages. For reference sake, my youngest will be a …

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Free Printable: 2020 Weather Observation Tree | Are you looking for a fun and interactive way to observe and record the weather with your children? Try this Waldorf-inspired weather observation tree! Learn more at www.freeandunfettered.com.

Free Printable: 2020 Weather Observation Tree

Here it is! The Waldorf-inspired 2020 Weather Observation Tree is now available free to download in the Resource Library. You can use it to record daily weather conditions or daily temperatures. Or even as a simple outdoor habit tracker. The sky’s the limit! It’s a great introduction to nature journaling for kindergarten and lower elementary …

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Montessori Language: Uppercase and Lowercase Matching Alphabet Mats

Free Printable: Uppercase and Lowercase Matching Alphabet Mats

Once your child has a solid grasp of the lowercase alphabet letters, easily introduce and familiarize them with the corresponding uppercase letters using this free printable alphabet matching mat. It’s available in both cursive and print for your convenience. Here’s how to present this work to your child: Print both lowercase and uppercase mats. Cut …

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