Monday, February 21, 2011

Monday Presidents Day ..

Authur for President
Grace for Presidents
Also will use The us presidents book just looking and talking about the pictures .
This year we will talk a little on who the president is what they do and what would you do but we going to spend the rest of day learning what about money .
First we make penny bracklets 4/6 penny each clear package tape
Design your own dollar /money i just made a simple bill design let them see where they go with it .
We sort coins and we pattern the money heads and tails . We also put in order large to small
Do coin rubbing lay the coin under white or any paper and let them color over them it magic president will appear.
I made my own resourse sheet but then found this great site for resourse on who on each coin and bills

I used this cute poem will need to make props for next year from over at

here a great site and we usally do this clean some money but we didnot set it up this year but if you like you can see how it works


  1. I love your money and presidents activities! I was just reading your complete post before adding your link to the Living Montessori Now Facebook page ( when I saw the link to my blog post! Thanks so much!

  2. Thanks Deb , i read every update and try to follow . I dont teach straigh forward montessori but am learning more each year and adding more . so thanks