International Day of Peace

International Peace and Heritage Days

24th September, Heritage Day is a day for celebration!  It is also a day for remembrance and reflection on...


South African Heritage Integrated Activity Set

Your South African Heritage

Your South African Heritage is important to you and every year we are given the opportunity to celebrate it...


International Literacy Week

Literacy Week

This year, International Literacy Day will be celebrated across the world under the theme of “Literacy in a digital...

Maria Montessori – A Woman of our Time

Imagine not being allowed to go to school or to only be allowed to read a bible and poetry...


Sensorial 1 Shelves

Freedom of Choice and Discipline

When some people mention Montessori Schools, they refer to ‘those schools where the children can do what they want...


I Live Smart

Living Smartly in Today’s World

Join our Facebook Group, Sustaining Ubuntu, and share with us some of the interesting activities your classes do relating to...


How To Use Child-Size Masterpieces

The Appreciation of Beauty

When the Child is in an environment that they can understand, all is order, in it's place, quiet and...


The Water Cycles are Changing

The Water Cycle is Changing

The sudden abundance of water got me thinking about where it all comes from and how easily we take...


What Would a Hatchling Want?

What would a Turtle Hatchling want?

This week, we continue our fight against plastics with a focus on Turtles and their significance in the Eco-system....


Keep the Beach Clean

Keep the Beach Clean

When our team did our Mandela Day Wetlands Clean-up last week, we were confronted with a similar number of...


Mandela Day and a Challenge

Mandela Day, our challenge to reduce plastics

Have a look at one of the latest ranges of books we are offering – “Wetlands, not Wastelands”  This...


Opportunity for Montessori Teacher in Africa

We have a short term opportunity available for a qualified Montessori teacher who would be willing to assist in...


Your Environment

Your Environment

Childrens House's vision is to extend a helping hand to the Children of this world, building a bridge between...


Fun with Fractions

Fun with Fractions

The opportunities for children to experience fractions is boundless!  Whether cutting up apples, making a simple finger puzzle by...


Set of Knobless Cylinders - Set of 4

Moving from the Concrete to the Abstract

Dr Maria Montessori claims that it is through movement and manipulation of the senses that children would gain knowledge...

Practice with Practical Life

The toddler, at this stage, has strong inclinations to work, imitate and repeat their tasks.    This is the perfect...


Metal Insets with 2 Stands

Working with the Pincer Grip

By the age of 3 the Child will be ready to begin using the Metal Insets which are a...


Ball Tracker

How does the Toddler Focus?

Nothing is more therapeutic than watching the progress of a repetitive motion.  This Ball Tracker is ideally suited for...


Mountains are there for Exploring

Mountains are there for Exploring

Childrens House is so lucky to operate out of one of the most beautiful places in the world, surrounded...


Uplifting the Lavender Hill Community with Montessori Magic

The Montessori approach is making its mark on the education landscape in South Africa. The prevailing perception though is...


Map to Childrens House

Map and Directions to Childrens House

Map and Directions to Childrens House is designed to provide your written and visual directions to visit Childrens House,...


The Montessori Colour Wheel

Montessorians had great fun spinning our Colour Wheel at the SAMA conference last weekend, so we have decided to keep...


Giant Trinomial Cube

A lot of fun was had at the SAMA conference held last weekend at Generation School Imhoff. One of...


XCurricula Integrated Activities are here!

XCurricula Integrated Activities are here!

Childrens House at the SAMA Conference We look forward to seeing everyone at the SAMA conference this weekend (27...


Allen Key & Bolt Set

Fine Motor Skills

Developing the muscles used in fine motor skills are essential for learning to write.   The Allen Key and Bolt...


Ncinci One Montessori School

Ncinci One Montessori School

Childrens House are passionate about the Child. They provide the didactically correct material that allows the Child to...


Peeling Eggs

The Classroom is also My House

Providing an environment that enhances the attitude that “The Classroom is also My House” engenders a feeling of respect...


Dressing Frame - Buckling

Flex those Fine Motor Muscles

This week we look at some of the different ways the child absorbs information.  This may be through training...


The Period of Reflection

November Specials

The 1st week of November brings a frenetic realization of feeling overwhelmed, knowing that the school year is almost...


What's Under the Sea?

What’s Under the Sea?

Summer has arrived and with it thoughts about playing in the waves, diving to find what’s under the sea. ...


Life Cycle of a Green Bean Plant

Food Production

Every year on the 24th October we celebrate National Food Day.   The emphasis of this day is to make...


Accessories

Spring is here

Spring is here.  It is the season of rebirth, rejuvenation, resurrection, renewal and regrowth. This week we focus on...


how diablo became Spirit

Dear Parents, Teachers and readers: This story has been gift wrapped with two simple mindfulness practices to help you...


Creativity Play

the boy who searched for silence

the boy who searched for silence is our feature book for the week. See our wide range of products...


Childrens House has a new Home!

We have new offices!  And now all of our product is under one roof.   We are located at...


Namibia Conference – August 2018

Thanks to the team at Headstart Montessori Teacher Training College who organized a wonderful event, held over the weekend...