Autumn Box


Learn about the parts of a leaf and leaf shapes, and explore the seasons with an exclusive handpainted Waldorf seasons colour wheel. Count with 0-10 autumnal counting cards, explore 3-part Montessori classification cards with tree leaves, as well as seed cards for a matching game. Try conker rolling art, make sycamore seed dragonflies, sweet little acorn people and acorn spinning tops. Create an autumn feelie bag to use as a mindfulness exercise. Explore outside with an autumn colour chart, find leaves for a lacing activity, and explore symmetry with our leaf cutting exercise.

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corn husk dolls

Michaelmas Box (2021)

Learn about the life cycle from wheat to bread and the parts of a wheat plant. Count with 0-10 number cards with wheat grains included to count with, as well to spoon, grind and pull apart. Paint and print with ears of wheat and go foraging to create natural paint. Make a felted shooting star with sheep’s wool and ribbon, use corn husks to craft a sweet little doll, and get creative together with some Michaelmas dragon bread.
 

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Worm Box

Discover the life cycle of an earthworm with parts to match, learn with 3-part Montessori classification cards with the parts of an earthworm, as well as lots of interesting facts about worms. Carry out a growing worms science experiment together, try a measuring worms maths activity, cut paper worm segments, and set up a worm race using wheat straws. Find out how to make worms from spaghetti, salt dough and by winding wool. Go outside to create a wormery in a jar and experiment with some worm charming. We’ve also included a sweet little crocheted worry worm in this box, along with a specially created poem to read together.

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Beetle Box

Learn about 7 different types of beetles with 3 part Montessori classification cards and practice counting with 1-20 beetle inspired number cards. Discover the life cycle and anatomy of a beetle, and explore some fascinating facts about them. Use templates to make cardboard beetles to paint or colour and draw around a beautiful wooden beetle stencil and decorate with colourful foil. Craft a spoon beetle to thread pasta legs and promote fine motor skills, create some love bug art, set up a sensory flour tray to find paper beetles in, and go outside to make leaf beetles.

 

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recycled sandals

Earth Day Box

Learn about the the layers of the earth and explore vocabulary cards to support explaining climate change. Explore ways to help the environment with a set of ‘I Love The Earth’ cards, play a fun recycling game to help children understand what can be recycled, and build a small world rainforest to learn about their importance in keeping our planet healthy. Make a pair of recycled sandals, an eco warrior nature crown and a mindful squeezy balloon. Bake a batch of Earth Day cookies, plant a wildflower seeded globe and experiment with newspaper printing to print globes.

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Owl Box

Learn about the life cycle and parts of an owl, and find out what’s inside an owl pellet. Explore the five species of owls found in the UK, with 3-part Montessori classification cards, and discover some interesting facts about owls. There’s a sweet wooden owl included to make rubbings with, feathers to make an owl mask, and felt and wool to make a pine cone owl. Set up a sensory story tray inspired by the much loved Owl Babies book, and experiment with loose shapes to create an owl. Prepare a tasty owl snack, and slow down with two owl colouring sheets.

 

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Snail Box (2021)

Learn about the life cycle and anatomy of the snail, discover interesting facts about snails, and explore 3-part Montessori classification cards with different types of snails. Make your own snails with a pack of eco clay and real snail shells, cardboard snails using your Peas and Pod box, and ones you can eat, by baking some delicious cheesy snails. Let your child’s imagination enjoy experimenting with making sensory flour coils, nature spirals and a snail trail. There’s also a snail inspired maths activity to practice 1-20 number sequencing, and a cutting and creativity activity that references Henry Matisse’s collage ‘The Snail’.

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Bee Box (2021)

Bees are the inspiration for this box. Learn about the life cycle and parts of a honey bee, how honey is made and some facts about bees. There are 3-part Montessori classification cards with different types of bees, templates to make cardboard bumblebees from your box, a beeswax candle to roll, recipes for making seed bombs for bees and honey energy balls. Explore child-led bee printing, bee-inspired 0-10 number cards with beads for counting, a honey dipper to use as a Practical Life tool, and suggestions for ways to help bees.

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Beach Box (2021)

Inside this box you’ll find a set of rock pool themed Montessori 3-part classification cards with facts on the back, the parts and life cycle of a crab, an activity to create your own rock pool using shells and a pack of ökoNORM eco clay, a beach scavenger hunt, sand writing to encourage and develop writing skills, a maths activity with different types of British shells, how to make a mindful shell mandala, a Practical Life magnetic fishing game and a cute pebble pet!

 

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sensorial dandelion soup

Dandelion Box (2021)

Learn about the life cycle and parts of a dandelion, 3-part Montessori dandelion classification cards with some facts to share about this magical and versatile plant, how to make dandelion tea and dandelion fritters, a sensorial dandelion soup and a dandelion crown. Experiment with dandelion imprints and sun prints, create abstract dandelion art, explore cutting and sorting activities and 1-10 counting cards with numbers to match. Plus Practical Life activities and Positive Parenting inspiration.

 

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Midsummer Box (2021)

Learn about the layers of the sun and the summer solstice, and play a Montessori sun activity about the power of the sun as well as the food chain. Make a sundial clock, a peg sun and a suncatcher hoop. Paint sun mono prints, and create magical moments around the summer solstice and midsummer including making fairy gardens and magical potions. Plus mindfulness activities and Positive Parenting inspiration.

 

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