Banana Cutting

From Montessori Album
Banana Cutting
[[Practical Life]] - [[Practical Life#Care of the Environment|Care of the Environment]]
LevelPre-Primary
Primary
Age3 - 4
Prerequisites{{{Preqs}}}
Materialsbanana
tray
cutting board
knife
serving dish
scrap bowl
toothpicks in holder
sponge
apron

The direct purpose of this activity is to teach the child how to cut bananas. The indirect purpose would be practice in food preparation and use of a knife.

Presentation

  • Invite the child to the lesson
  • Carry the tray to the table