The Importance of Map Reading

“The young astronaut is jetting through the stars, chasing the comet, trying to guess which orbit it will follow. ...

Teapot with Lid

Why does Montessori Use Glass instead of Plastic?

Written by Sue, the writer for The Montessori-Minded Mom @reachformontessori.com The use of glass instead plastic when it comes...

How gardens teach us

How Gardens Help Us

Not only is gardening fun, but it also helps keep us fit and gets our body moving. To be...

Welcome Back to School

What better way to welcome everyone back to school, than for the teacher to host a garden tea party....

#1Sachet1Classroom1Week

1 Sachet, 1lt water for 1 Classroom, lasts 1 week.

1 Sachet of Virol-Oxy mixed with 1lt of water for 1 Classroom, will last 1 week. Specialist manufacturers produce...

The “New Normal” and how we keep you and ourselves safe

Our employees are working shifts.  Only a third are on duty at any one time, and those that can...

Virol-Oxy

Virol-Oxy – FAQ’s?

Learn all about Virol-Oxy, how it works, is it safe?, why is it better?

Safe effective way to clean Montessori materials

Cleaning Montessori Materials

Virol-Oxy®, a Revolutionary New Disinfectant, can destroy viruses, bacteria, fungi and moulds.  This product can be used on virtually...

Floor Decals

Social Distancing

During the last 2 months, everyone has become accustomed to practice Social Distancing.  It is also known as “physical...

Strict Guidelines to be Adhered to Prior to School Re-Opening

Strict Guidelines Prior to School Re-Opening

School principals around the country….. are spendng the month of May coming to terms with the Government requirements that...

#HandsFreeSanitizer

Hands Free Sanitizer Station

A portable, Hands-free Sanitizer Station stand that is designed for entrances to buildings, office departments or classrooms or in...

Adult Face Shield – Vizor

Protection, Prevention or Safeguarding

The face shield - vizor provides full-face protection for the wearer and the person they are inter-acting with.

Hand Sanitiser - 500ml

Screening of Employees under Lockdown 4

Updated directives, published by the Department of Labour, to guide employers through the first steps of opening their Companies...

Classroom Studio

Schools Re-Open – with Compulsory Screening

As level 5 is about to downgrade to level 4 the government confirms how the schools will re-open.  The...

Teach your child to pour and spoon for themselves

Teach your child to pour and spoon for themselves

#lockdown#learningathome#becomingindependent#pouringandspooning Give your toddler and pre-schooler the opportunity to learn to pour and spoon for themselves. From 2.5 years...

Give your child the opportunity to learn to scrub objects for themselves

#lockdown #learningathome #becomingindependent #scrubbingobjects Children love working with water so give your toddler or pre-schooler the opportunity to scrub...

Made by Hand – Small Basket

When you buy a basket from Childrens House, you are not just buying a basket, you are fulfilling the...

COVID-19

Business as Usual at Childrens House – with some Changes

The Covid-19 - Childrens House - Update. As the situation continues to develop, the safety of our customers, our...

Showcase Montessori

Showcase Montessori

Childrens House celebrated their first Showcase Montessori event in Gauteng. The purpose was to bring the Classroom Studio...

Kit to Purify Water and more...

Water Week

The United Nations celebrate World Water day on the 22nd March.  This year, World Water Day 2020 is about...

Kit to Purify Water and more...

Kit to Purify Water and more…

This Kit to Purify Water and more-experience the challenge and satisfaction of scientists, learning about dirty drinking water and...

First Aid Kit

First Aid Kits

Our featured product, the First Aid Kit, abides by the regulations set out by the Department of Health. For...

The Practical Life Environment

The Practical Life Environment

The simple, daily activities using objects that are familiar and recognisable to a child, make up the work of...

Celebrate Your Mother Tongue

Celebrate Your Mother Tongue

Through years of conflict, a nation gave the world the right to celebrate the International Day of the Mother...

Childrens House - Language Corner

Showcase Montessori – our 1st Annual Event

You are invited to attend our 1st Annual Childrens House Showcase Montessori Event. Experience Montessori environments on display,...

I Wonder Why we Hike

I Wonder Why We Hike?

I Wonder Why we Hike, why do we subject ourselves to the difficult, almost impossible thing to do? ...

3-D Pumping Heart

The heart is an engine, a muscle, pumping blood around the body, continuously fulfilling 1 of 2 functions.  It...

The Ear - Anatomy Model

Hearing – One of the most Divine Senses

Music is recognised as the art of the cosmos. By extension, your ears provide access to one of the most...

The Weaving Loom

The Weaving Loom

Childrens House presents a new Practical Life activity for you.  Needlework exercises are fantastic for developing small muscles, which...

Maria Montessori

Casa Dei Bambini – San Lorenzo

The first Montessori environment was opened on the 6 January 1907 in San Lorenzo, Rome, Italy, by Dr...

2020 – a New Decade with Exciting Possibilities

School will be officially back in session next week. It will be awesome to see everyone back on...

Map to Childrens House

Directions to Childrens House

Black-Friday

Black Fortnight Terms and Conditions

A 2-week sale beginning Monday, 25th November.  Each day, 2 or 3 new products will be featured at Black Friday prices.

Black Friday

Finally!! The Black Fortnight has Arrived!!

Childrens House recognises finding quality materials for the Child on a tight budget us difficult, so we sourced 30...

Black Friday

Black Fortnight!!

Instead of the day, Black Friday, which is a one-day sale; we’re introducing Black Fortnight.  A 2-week sale beginning...

“Transferring” – all in a Day’s Work

"Transferring" - All in a Day's Work - a young child scooping pumpkin seeds out of a pumpkin, the...

Follow the Child

Following the Child

In a Montessori school, the Child does not follow a strict curriculum, where every child learns the same things...

Generations - Vacancy

Generation Schools – BA Degree

Generations Schools have opened their doors and can help you to improve your qualifications - do you hold a...

Let Us Celebrate Our Teachers

Let Us Celebrate Teachers

Teachers are renowned for their patience, dedication and love of teaching.  However, if you walked into a Montessori classroom,...

How Can I Help You?

How Can I Help You?

DID YOU KNOW??  Childrens House have an exciting Interactive Chat function for all customers! At the bottom right hand corner...

Montessori in Africa

In the early 1900’s, Dr. Maria Montessori expanded her ideas of education into a universal vision.  This was coupled...

8 Phases of the Moon

The Moon’s Effect on Ocean Tides

To celebrate the Moon Tides – we are continuing to feature the XCurricula printed material produced by Childrens House....

Auburn House

Auburn House

Auburn House are offering previously used Nienhuis materials for sale.

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...