What is Montessori? More On Practical Life


I just finished a Practical Life paper for my Montessori training. The paper is meant to be “parent friendly”. Here is the result. I had to share… A child finds joy in activities we adults view as work or as every day routine. Once a child witnesses these activities in “real” life, he wants to [Read On]

What is Montessori? {Practical Life}


Practical Life “The Montessori term that encompasses domestic work to maintain the home and classroom environment; self-care and personal hygiene; and grace and courtesy. Practical life skills are of great interest to young children and form the basis of later abstract learning.” Practical life, the next definition in my What is Montessori Series, is one [Read On]