Room 6 and Practical Life

Work is necessary; it can be nothing less than a passion; a person is happy in accomplishment.” ~ Dr. Maria Montessori

Happiness abounds in Room 6 with Mrs. Shelley and Mrs. Rockafellow. Working towards independence in the area of Practical Life helps the children build their confidence.  There is a great amount of research in the educational field that links a child's fine and gross motor skills (executive functioning) to his/her success in the classroom.