Nouns, adjectives and… Lego®

When teaching my children the parts of speech I combined Lego® bricks with the Montessori approach. In a Montessori classroom, parts of speech are introduced through a series of games with children as young as four years old. At home, I had to adjust these games to our situation.

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Developing emotional intelligence through play

In our global and fast-changing world, one of the critical factors of success is the emotional intelligence (EQ). It can be referred to as a capability to recognize your own emotions and emotions of others and being able to act accordingly. People with high EQ can name and manage their feelings, and they can recognize and influence the feelings of people around them.

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