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AMC Montessori Fall/Winter Hands-On Newsletter ~ Click on the Links Below to Read Each Part

Table of Contents

Part I

Teaching Alternative Energy Ideas
Scribble Designs ~ Reawaken Those Imagination Sparking Moments
Masks and Mask Making
Sharing Food, Food in Art Unit Study
Getting Ready for a "New" Year
Holiday Posters and Calendar Events
Montessori Magnetic Chips and Snowman Picture
Montessori Christmas Flower Arranging

Part II

Pistachio Poppy Seed Cake ~ A Miami Favorite
Old Fashioned Sugar Cookie Cutouts ~ Recipe from Montessorian
Big Numbers Writing Activity
Science Activity "Air Lift"
Science Activity "To float, or not to float?"
Christmas in Montessori - Links for a Unit Study
NEW! Crustless Pumpkin Pie

Part III

Practical Life Activity: Napkin Folding
Ginger-Coconut Baked Apples
Making a Button-Buddy
Smelling Bottles
Acting Out How Animals Survive Winter
Simple Free Reading Books
Water and Land Forms (Cards and Labels)
A Study of Ancient Egypt - Some Free PreK- Middle School Lesson Planning Ideas
Go Fish for Ancient Egypt Game
NEW! Gingered Turkey Salad

Part IV

Scented Baskets
Tin Can Luminaries
Nutty Chocolate Pudding Squares
Montessori Math Sequencing
Animals in the Winter Unit Study
Free Hands-On Algebra Activity
NEW! Cheesy Baked Cauliflower
NEW! Zesty Cranberry Relish

Part V

Middle School Word Puzzles
The Thanksgiving Song from I Remember Lou
NEW! Holiday Season Puzzle by Alan Stillson
Handprint Towel - Unique Craft and Gift
Pumpkin Pie Scented Playdough Recipe
Recipe for World Tolerance
Holiday Cheesecake
NEW! The Little Big Bounce Science Activity
Soap that Grows Science Activity
Exchange (Montessori Math Sample Exericses)
NEW! Roman Numerals (Montessori Math Sample Exerises)

Part VI

Farmer's Favorite Fudge
Spinch Dip Recipe
Three Kittens Literature Link
Grandma Cake - A Celebration Tradition
NEW! Christmas Tamales and Sauce

Part VII

German Farmer's Breakfast - Bauernfruhstuck
Music and Self-Regulatory Behavior
CrÍpes Recipe For Children
Vivaldi's Musical Activities and Lessons for The Four Seasons
(Featuring Winter)

Historical Fiction: Where Fact and Fiction Merge

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