10+ Montessori-Inspired Food Prep Activities for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Food Prep is one of the most-loved sections of the Montessori classroom.  It’s technically filed under Practical Life, but I decided to give it its own round-up so you can find all of our food preparation activities in one place.  Food Prep is also one of the things that distinguishes Montessori classrooms and parents from […]

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Food Prep for Toddlers — Peanut Butter Spreading

L loves to eat!  Sometimes I’m busy feeding the baby so I can’t get her a snack right away — having a food prep work available means L can get herself a snack whenever she’s hungry.  This one is always a favorite in the classroom.  At school, I used to use cream cheese due to […]

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Food Prep for Toddlers — Hard Boiled Eggs

After Easter, we had tons of dyed hard boiled eggs to eat.  L wasn’t too fond of them, so I set up a food prep work for her to encourage her to keep tasting them.   First I showed her how to peel the egg.  This requires concentration and fine motor control.  Our dog thought […]

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