How to make an Apple Slicing Station – Packet #2 Primary


Description: This can help not only cutting and is a healthy snack. All Practical life engages the hands in various ways. Apple and Cucumber cutting is another practical life challenge to use his/her hands.

Goal: To learn dexterity and develop strength

Materials:Cutting Apples: Small tray, Small cutting board, Apple slicer, Child-sized knife, Serving dish, Non-slip placemat, Child-sized apron

Instead of cutting cucumbers with your child you can have fun (you can make heart shaped cucumbers) or make your cucumber into a spiral food, by using a radish cutter.

Steps: Please use this link to see the steps

Add challenges: The challenge is to use his/her hands.

Extensions:

Healthy Snacks Toddlers Can Make || Montessori Style


http://tothelesson.blogspot.com/2013/03/cucumbers-anyone.html

https://www.howwemontessori.com/how-we-montessori/2011/06/funactivitieswithfood.html