Practical life activities

Discover fun and educational practical life activities for kids that promote independence and essential life skills. Encourage your child's development with hands-on tasks that build confidence and concentration.
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If you are new to Montessori, practical life is a great way to start with children under the age of six. Today I want to share some practical life activities we've been using with our three-year-old (42 months). These are useful for us right now as they are based on skills we are wanting to teach our child or are based on tasks we need help with around our home. These activities use materials we already have. Cleaning eyeglasses - the aim of this activity is to show the child how to handle…

Sidney Mcclelland
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I can't remember where I saw the idea for this sweeping activity (sorry!), but today I set my two-year-old up with a basket of pompoms, a small hand-held sweeper, and a dustpan. She poured the pompoms onto the table... ...diligently used the broom to sweep them into the dustpan... ...emptied the dustpan into the basket... ...and then started all over again: She must have done this 15 times, and each time was just as fun and satisfying as the time before. If you're looking for a simple way to…

Domi Osak