Montessori for Everyone blog. She shares pictures and ideas for putting together your own Montessori geography continent boxes.
After thinking about how I would go about starting to make my own, I saw this holding art supplies in my laundry room:
I bought it at Target and guess what? There are SEVEN drawer boxes! Seven for the seven continents! The boxes are completely removable and each have their own lid. With a little color coded labeling, these will be perfect for me to make a continent cabinet filled with a book on each continent, coins, textiles, Safari ltd. animals from Michaels, pictures of saints from each continent, and pictures showing the universality of the Catholic faith around the world.