Maria Montessori was a ground-breaking educator working in Italy in the early 1900s. Her educational philosophy is based around respecting a child’s natural development, encouraging independence and allowing children to discover learning through hands-on work and play.
Cutting a banana Montessori practical life activity is a introductory lesson in food preparation for kids. Activities like this help toddlers develop self-confidence and self-sufficiency in the kitchen, make preschoolers feel like they are making a contribution at home, and helps elementary aged kids build confidence and skills. An easy homeschool learning activity that only takes minutes to set up. Try it today!