For Small Hands

Montessori Homeschool Starter for 5- to 6-Year-Olds

Montessori Homeschool Starter for 5- to 6-Year-Olds

Never give to the mind more than you give to the hand.~Maria Montessori

What's Included in the Lower Elementary Subscription for Five- to Nine-Year-Olds

  • Montessori lower elementary lesson plans and PDFs (Math, Fractions & Geometry, Language & Grammar, Science & Physics, Geography, History & Cosmic Education, Botany & Zoology). Most lesson plans have pictures, some have picture galleries (multiple pictures or photos), and others are text only. The lesson plans and PDFs (and FAQs, and articles below) are easy to download and save to your computer. Some of the lesson activities can be handmade or prepared with materials from home, others can be bought at Montessori suppliers.
  • Montessori articles including Creating a Montessori Classroom/Environment In a Nutshell; Montessori Environment Shelves; The Elementary Child; The Elementary Environment; The Montessori Adult; and The Three Period Lesson
  • Suggested weekly and monthly timelines for your lessons and activities.
  • Resources for what to buy or download, and where.  
  • Password protected picture galleries
  • Suggested monthly time lines
  • Outlines with time lines for: The Study of Artists and Their Art; Women Artists, and The Study of Art Styles; The Study of Musical Composers and Their Music; and The Study of Aesop's Fables.

What's Included

Language & Writing & Grammar Lesson Plans 

Reading and Writing:

Labels and Labeling gallery
Introduction to Reading
First Reading Lesson with Object Box
Reading Tablets/Cards
Sight Words/Puzzle Words
Phonogram Word Lists
Writing Introduction
Teaching Capital Letters
Writing Pretty/Pre Cursive
Cursive Sand Paper Sounds/Letters and Writing Cursive
Poetry Basket
Simple Punctuation
Making Simple Sentences
Writing a Simple Essay

Lesson Plans on Grammar & Function of Words:

Article Game lesson.
Noun & Adjective Game with Farm & Animals.
Noun & Adjective Game gallery.
Logical Adjectives and Nouns Game.
Detective Adjective Game with Triangles.
Noun Adjective Article Game with Roses.
Conjunction Game with Roses.
Conjunction Game with Roses gallery.
Preposition Games with Roses and Farm Animals.
Verb Games.
Verb Command Cards & Function of the Verb (moving towards interpretive reading).
Different Aspects of the Verb and Exercises With Verb Tenses.
Adverb Game.
Logical Adverb Game.
Grammar Extensions