Practical life activities help give the child a sense of being and belonging, established through participation in daily life with us. Through practical life the child learns about his culture and all about what it is to be human. Generally the activities of practical life revolve around four areas: Caring for the Self, Caring for the Environment, Grace & Courtesy and Movement of Objects. There is another area which encompasses all four areas and which is a very important part of practical life, namely food. Practical Life activities are an integral part of any Montessori environment.
We have spent a greater part of previous trimesters learning about God through His work with most of His notable disciples. In this course, we shall be putting to practice that which we have been taught. Its going to be interesting, always check back for more.