Boni Montessori School - Suite 201A - 9886 Torbram Road - Brampton - 905 790 2664
Practical Life consists of familiar materials that children see adults using in their homes. By working with these materials in a purposeful manner, the children gain control and coordination of muscular movements. At the same time, they acquire skills which help them to care for themselves, for others and their environment while gaining confidence and independence. The sequencing involved in these activities helps in the growth and development of the children's intellect and concentration, leading to an orderly way of thinking.
The child can develop fully by means of experience in his environment. We call such experiences ‘work’