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Caroline Mellott

Caroline is a harpist and Montessori Early Childhood teacher.

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The Importance of Practical Life | January 27, 2022

Jan 27, 2022 11:53:29 AM / by Caroline Mellott posted in student support, social emotional


Eight Positive Outcomes of Practical Life 

Practical Life is the hallmark of a Montessori primary (3-6) environment, but it is often misunderstood by outside observers. After all, what child in the year 2022 needs to polish their shoes, or wash laundry on an antique washboard? However simple, these utilitarian materials serve a purpose far higher than their worldly functions: to help the child coordinate their movements and prepare for all future intellectual exploration. 

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