In our Montessori classroom, the children learn about our world, space, planets, continents, land and water forms, etc. Here are a few activities we offer to spark children’s curiosity.
Compass activity. After demonstrating three-part lesson on parts of the world -North, South, East and West, we engage the children in fun activity incorporating their knowledge of parts of the world and math by giving them directions, for example: “make 3 steps North, 2 steps West, 1 South, then 4 East”. You can download free printable here.