Thank you to Lauren Franchek for sharing her beautiful classroom with us! You can find links to explore the other areas of her classroom at the bottom of this page.
Sandpaper letters (lowercase, capitals and phonograms) as well as Sandpaper letter boards
A large movable alphabet
Bookcase with an extensive library. Puzzle words divided into 12 compartments on the third shelf.
Language papers, writing tray and Function of Words exercises.
Lots of beautiful card materials! Poems, word Study is on the top shelf. The Three Part cards on the bottom shelf are by Maitri and available from Montessori Services (affiliate link). The beautiful Definition in Three Stages pouches on the third shelf are made by the talented Jennifer Wilhoitte from Cobbleworks and are available in her Etsy store.
I really like how Lauren uses creative solutions to store items on the ends of shelves and on the walls.
Sentence analysis charts stored on a wall shelf, with card materials in fabric pouches on a letter sorter below.
What an attractive way to display various labels for labeling the environment!
Click the images below for a closer look at the different areas of Lauren’s classroom