Free Sound Patterns Using Getty-Dubay
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Free Sound Patterns Using Getty-Dubay

Today I’d like to share some free, hand-drawn sound pattern pages. If you have checked into handwriting programs for early elementary students, you’ve probably noticed that there are different styles of teaching handwriting, and different ways to write each letter.  I have used Italic Handwriting Series (linked below) for a few years now, and I … Continue reading

Using Montessori Metal Insets
Montessori Thoughts

Using Montessori Metal Insets

You can “do Montessori” without purchasing actual Montessori materials. The philosophy of how you interact with your children is much more important than the materials you provide them.  Once you learn about the materials specific to the Montessori method, however, I can almost guarantee that you’ll desire to experiment with them (according to your budget!)  … Continue reading