Apple Slicing

From Montessori Album
Apple Slicing
Practical Life - Food Preparation
LevelPre-Primary
Primary
Age3 - 4
PrerequisitesHandling Sharp Objects
Carrying a Tray
Dish Washing
Materialsapple
tray
cutting board
knife
serving dish
scrap bowl
sponge
apron

This activity teaches the child how to cut apples. The child also gains practice in food preparation and use of a knife.

Presentation

  1. step one
  2. step two, etc

Points of Interest

  • Using the apple slicer
  • Taste of apples

Control of Error

Variations and Extensions