Associations with Foods - Homeschool Edition

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5-7 days
0.25 LBS
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Product Overview

  • Designed with our easy cut system - 5 cuts or less. Requires only 2 cuts.
  • Printed on premium thick card stock. May be used unlaminated or laminated

This delightful set of 24 cards creates 12 matching pairs, each depicting foods or food items that belong together. Perfect for homeschooling parents committed to providing a Montessori-inspired educational environment, these cards are a wonderful tool to introduce the basics of nutrition and spark conversations promoting the development of higher-level thinking skills through the use of conversational skills.

Product Features:

  • 12 Engaging Pairs of Food-Related Items: From a burger and fries to a slice of pumpkin pie and whipped cream, these cards beautifully illustrate the connection between what we eat and the rest of the food items we tend to combine them with. This approach helps children make meaningful associations about their food, promoting awareness and appreciation for cultural norms around foods.
  • Designed with Montessori Principles in Mind: Encouraging self-directed discovery and hands-on learning, this set supports the Montessori philosophy of fostering independence, curiosity, and respect for the natural world. It allows children to explore food associations at their own pace, in a tactile and engaging manner.
  • Ideal for Homeschool Environments: Whether your home learning setup is strictly Montessori or incorporates Montessori principles among other educational approaches, these food association cards seamlessly integrate into any curriculum. They offer a structured yet flexible resource for teaching about nutrition, and healthy eating habits.
  • Cognitive Development and Healthy Eating Habits: In addition to enhancing cognitive skills through matching and association, this set serves as a springboard for discussions about healthy eating, food preparation, and the importance of a balanced diet.

Perfect for Montessori Homeschool Settings: Our Food Association Cards are an excellent addition to Montessori-inspired homeschool settings, providing a unique and interactive way to explore the concept of food and nutrition. They are crafted to engage young learners in meaningful educational experiences that resonate with their everyday lives.

Why Choose Our Food Association Cards?

  • Foster an interactive and enriching learning experience, connecting children with the cultural norms of their food in a tangible way.
  • Support the Montessori emphasis on following the child, allowing learners to explore and discover at their own pace, guided by their interests.
  • Encourage independence and self-correction, with self-evident pairings that enable children to learn through trial and error.

Card Size(s):

Whole Card  4¼ x 5½ in. 10.7 x 13.9 cm.

About our Easy Cut System: These cards have been thoughtfully designed for effortless preparation, ensuring they can be made ready for use with five or fewer simple cuts. This streamlined design allows you to swiftly create a functional and engaging learning tool, minimizing setup time and maximizing your child's educational experience.