EC105 – Practical Life/Everyday Living


Learning materials for practical life/daily living in the Montessori Early Childhood classroom

Practical Life/Everyday Living

Introduces learning materials for practical life/daily living in the Montessori Early Childhood classroom. Includes ground rules & courtesy, control of movement, care of person, care of environment, food & nutrition.  Demonstration of materials, lecture & practice.

Schedule: Practical Life/Everyday Living

June 19th – June 23rd, 2017

Assessment: Practical Life/Everyday Living

The student must satisfactorily complete written and practical evaluations for both academic and practicum phases as well as complete all in-class assignments and classroom manuals as directed.

Readings: Practical Life/Everyday Living

  • The Absorbent Mind, Maria Montessori
  • Discovery of the Child, Maria Montessori
  • Secret of Childhood, Maria Montessori
  • Montessori Method, Dr. Maria Montessori
  • Maria Montessori: Her Life & Work, E.M. Standing