This is the area where the children work with materials they are familiar with from home. These activities practically help the children to be independent to do small chores for themselves like groom themselves and take care of themselves.
The children also help to take care of others. The children also help in taking care of the environment. These chores encourage the children to make own decisions and usually aid the children to gain self esteem and self confidence.
The children can enjoy to make free choices only if they are independent. All the practical life activities aid the child to be independent, boost their confidence, self esteem, concentration and develop specific skills.
All these skills at this level help the child as he moves on to the other areas, most of the work is based on real life experiences so the children can layer more information to these life experiences. The fine motor skills are developed when kids work in practical life area