Join 134 other subscribers

Blog

A Waldorf National Day Celebration

The ideas below can be used for any national celebration in any country. We used the Fourth of July in America as our example. In today’s world of amusement parks, sugar-filled treats, electric grills and commercialism where does one go for a, earthy, non-electric, Waldorf 4th of July or any Independence Day celebration for that matter? A family picnic and/or day at the park/lake is always a good option…but beyond that what does one do until the fireworks start after dark? We decided to travel back in time this year and were lucky enough to have someone else do the planning for...
Read more No comments

Parenting the Nine Year Old by Rahima Baldwin Dancy

Like this article? See another article by Rahima HERE. Find curriculum for your nine-year-old HERE. Parenting the Nine Year Old By Rahima Baldwin Dancy I wrote this article to describes the developmental changes of the nine-year-old child and how parents and Waldorf education meet this psychological stage. It first appeared in Motheringmagazine.
For further information we also offer a CD of a workshop by Daena Ross on “The Nine-Year Change: Leaving the Garden.” Click here to see more information. Parents of nine year olds often wonder, “What is happening to my child?” Children at this age can become very critical...
Read more No comments

Top Ten Earthschooling Opportunities

1. Our interest-free payment plans are very popular. This week we extended those plans to cover additional items and added a discount as well. You can find special payment plans HERE. 2. Get free mini-lessons, verses, natural healing recipes and more by signing up for our e-mail BLOG delivery service. This is different than our newsletter. You can sign up on the upper left side-bar HERE. 3. Starting a co-op can save you up to 75% on your curriculum. See more information HERE. 4. Take the FREE Waldorf 101 Course HERE. 5. Become an affiliate HERE. 6. Read all about the temperaments for...
Read more No comments

Top Ten Fun Ways to Prepare for Homeschooling Next Year

Whew! We made it through another year! All that preparing, planning, teaching and purchasing of supplies and all those adventures have me worn out! Not to mention the challenges we overcame this year and all the new things we learned. I feel full, satisfied, amazed and slightly worn out and stunned. So…. If you are like me the last thing you want to think about right now is next school year. But there are actually some FUN things you can do this summer to prepare that will help take the stress off next year and leave you with...
Read more No comments

I’m Spending Too Much Time on English & Math

This content is restricted to site members. If you are an existing user, please login using the LOGIN PAGE and not the page you are trying to view. If you think you have already logged in but you are on this page then you have entered an invalid username and password. Please use the "Lost Your Password? Click HERE" feature on the LOGIN PAGE or the LOGIN HELP BUTTON on the LOGIN PAGE. There are instructions about how to contact us for login help on the Login Help Page. When contacting us for help you must provide us...
Read more Comments are closed

How Do I Teach Subjects I Find Boring?

This content is restricted to site members. If you are an existing user, please login using the LOGIN PAGE and not the page you are trying to view. If you think you have already logged in but you are on this page then you have entered an invalid username and password. Please use the "Lost Your Password? Click HERE" feature on the LOGIN PAGE or the LOGIN HELP BUTTON on the LOGIN PAGE. There are instructions about how to contact us for login help on the Login Help Page. When contacting us for help you must provide us...
Read more Comments are closed

Should My Child Skip First Grade?

This content is restricted to site members. If you are an existing user, please login using the LOGIN PAGE and not the page you are trying to view. If you think you have already logged in but you are on this page then you have entered an invalid username and password. Please use the "Lost Your Password? Click HERE" feature on the LOGIN PAGE or the LOGIN HELP BUTTON on the LOGIN PAGE. There are instructions about how to contact us for login help on the Login Help Page. When contacting us for help you must provide us...
Read more Comments are closed

My First Grader Has a Hard Time Retaining Letters

This content is restricted to site members. If you are an existing user, please login using the LOGIN PAGE and not the page you are trying to view. If you think you have already logged in but you are on this page then you have entered an invalid username and password. Please use the "Lost Your Password? Click HERE" feature on the LOGIN PAGE or the LOGIN HELP BUTTON on the LOGIN PAGE. There are instructions about how to contact us for login help on the Login Help Page. When contacting us for help you must provide us...
Read more Comments are closed

Using Math with Old Testament Stories in G3

This content is restricted to site members. If you are an existing user, please login using the LOGIN PAGE and not the page you are trying to view. If you think you have already logged in but you are on this page then you have entered an invalid username and password. Please use the "Lost Your Password? Click HERE" feature on the LOGIN PAGE or the LOGIN HELP BUTTON on the LOGIN PAGE. There are instructions about how to contact us for login help on the Login Help Page. When contacting us for help you must provide us...
Read more Comments are closed

Should I Instruct a KG Student During Block Crayon Lessons?

This content is restricted to site members. If you are an existing user, please login using the LOGIN PAGE and not the page you are trying to view. If you think you have already logged in but you are on this page then you have entered an invalid username and password. Please use the "Lost Your Password? Click HERE" feature on the LOGIN PAGE or the LOGIN HELP BUTTON on the LOGIN PAGE. There are instructions about how to contact us for login help on the Login Help Page. When contacting us for help you must provide us...
Read more Comments are closed

Blog Categories