EL115 – Practical Life


Personal hygiene skills, care of the home, care of the classroom, care of plants and animals, etiquette, job skills, camping, economics, and community service projects

Practical Life

This course covers personal hygiene skills, care of the home, care of the classroom, care of plants and animals, etiquette, job skills, camping, economics, and community service projects.  The course also covers reconfiguration of current learning materials.

Schedule: Practical Life

November 4th & 5th, 2017

Assessment: Practical Life

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

  • Montessori Today by Paula Polk Lillard
  • From Childhood to Adolescence by Dr. Maria Montessori
  • To Educate the Human Potential by Dr. Maria Montessori
  • The Formation of Man by Dr. Maria Montessori