Our Week’s Favorites

  Gymnastics. Eli attended his first gymnastics open gym and class this week.  He thoroughly enjoyed open gym: it was two hours of gross motor bliss.  He was definitely the youngest one there, so I loved observing him watch the older toddlers and preschoolers and attempt to try what they were doing.  At one point, he … [Read more…]

Montessori Inspired Toddler Discovery: Primary Colors

Eli, now 19 months old, just recently started to color sort without any prompting or encouragement. He simply walked over to his primary color rings and rods (more on this material later) and matched the rings to their corresponding rods. Because this was clearly a new developing skill, I wanted to provide more invitations to … [Read more…]