Submitted by Stacie Henderson on Thu, 11/01/2018 - 12:02pm
Beginning with its pronunciation (pronounced DEE-a day loss MWER-toss), Señora Pasion brings stories and poems to each grade. Grades 1 to 3 hear about the excitement of a young girl helping her family with preparations for the upcoming festivities. Grades 4 and 5 use their Spanish Main Lesson books to write about why and how the day is celebrated.
Submitted by Stacie Henderson on Wed, 10/31/2018 - 10:39am
Looking for a last-minute treat that works for Halloween and beyond? Then Epicurious Senior Food Editor and fellow Waldorfian Anna Stockwell (ow.ly/yxWG30mpICk) has you covered!
Submitted by Stacie Henderson on Mon, 10/29/2018 - 11:16am
Q: "Should your kindergartener be introduced to technology? What about your first-grader or second-grader? When is the right time to make use of technology in the classroom and in what classes should it be used?"
Submitted by Stacie Henderson on Thu, 10/25/2018 - 11:56am
Waldorf education "eschews screens until they are no longer a limitation to children's learning and growth... foster the mastery of the tool rather than have children be subject to it." (Waldorf School of the Penninsula)
This approach ensures children fully understand the creative process, then using this information, build out an elegant solution for the future. http://ow.ly/vHJZ30mkNAD
Submitted by Stacie Henderson on Wed, 10/24/2018 - 7:35pm
Wow! We love this program modification from the Cardiff Steiner School in Wales, UK. What a wonderful way to deepen a child's love and appreciation for music. https://vimeo.com/295805040
Submitted by Stacie Henderson on Tue, 10/23/2018 - 10:50am
In preparation for tonight's Baltimore Speakers Series lecture with Harvard University Neuroscientist Lisa Genova, here is an insightful (if not sobering) read on the impact of television watching on early brain development.
Q: "What’s wrong with using television as just entertainment?"