O.K., so there really is no such thing as a perfect lesson. Even if you were to create the perfect lesson plan the moment you add children to the equation it will never go as you envision! I have created lessons that I have been so excited about, but when I gave them to my… Continue reading The Perfect Lesson
“The scariest moment is always just before you start.” – Stephen King Getting started can truly be the hardest, most terrifying, overwhelming part of home schooling. Many people just never start at all, so the fact that you are here, preparing and planning is amazing. Take a moment to congratulate yourself! “Start by doing what… Continue reading Just Start!
“The training of the teacher is something far more than learning ideas. It includes training of character. It is a preparation of the spirit.” -Maria Montessori The most important thing you can do as the teacher of children is to prepare your own mind and heart for the task. It is not an easy one.… Continue reading Prepare Yourself…
Maria Montessori saw the teacher as a guide to children.