Seasonal shelf: Winter

Happy December! I have updated Frida’s seasonal shelf in her bedroom, and wanted to share it with you. Although I know it’s not technically winter yet from a meteorological perspective, if we go by the calendar I think it’s justified!  The books on her winter shelf are:  The Snowman; Winter (Gerda Muller); Robin’s Winter Song…

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On our shelves: Bugs! 

I don’t always theme Frida’s main shelves. However, recently we’ve been looking at colour (you can read my post here) and pretty quickly the whole of the shelves ended up focused on colour. I thought it worked quite well so I’ve kept them themed for now, with a current focus on bugs!  I have recently…

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DIY Montessori colour tablets 

In my last post, I talked about some of the ways we encourage Frida to learn about and explore colour. I mentioned I wanted to make Frida some DIY Montessori colour tablets to further explore the concepts of “darker/darkest” and “lighter/lightest”. I decided to just start with one colour. I picked blue as it’s consistently been one…

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