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In a Nutshell Dialogues with Parents at Acorn Hill A Waldorf KIndergarten

By: FOSTER, NANCY

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Silver Spring, Acorn Hill Kindergarten and Nursery: 2005

Seller ID: 4100

ISBN: 0976749807


91 pages, perfect-bound In this valuable resource for both parents and teachers, Nancy Foster draws on her many years of experience as a Steiner Waldorf early childhood teacher to respond to parents' questions about their children...Nancy offers a warm and engaging look at thoughts and ideals which might guide parents in understanding their child's experiences at school or in making decisions for their particular family situation. [When referring to this item... View more info

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Seasonal Festivals in Early Childhood, The Gateways Series - Volume Seven

By: FOSTER, NANCY, ED

Price: $39.90

Publisher: Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America:

Seller ID: 7903

ISBN: 0979623294


161 pages, perfect-bound This collection of articles, stories, songs, circles, and puppet plays provides thoughtful reflections on the cycle of the year and on the nature of each season, along with many practical ideas and materials to bring into the classroom. In the introduction, editor Nancy Foster explains that many of the beautiful festival celebrations we may think of as "Waldorf" originated not in the first Waldorf schools, but in the European c... View more info

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Sophie's Way The Power of Informal Learning

By: FRANCIS, D. S

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Murwillumbah, Immortal Books:

Seller ID: 13284

ISBN: 0646916130


magine a place, where children were entrusted to choose their own unique path to the world of knowledge. In this book, set in England of 1879, we see the clash of two systems - the informal system, and the formal ``governess`` system. Told through the eyes of one of the children 40 years after the time, it;s enthralling. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 13284] View more info

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Easy Wood Carving for Children: Fun Whittling Projects for Adventurous Kids

By: FRANK EGHOLM

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 15162

ISBN: 1782505156


New!! Published 08/18 Looking for an outdoor hobby to engage your children and encourage them to be crafty and creative? Wood carving is not only easy to learn and fun to do, but almost everything you need to get started can be found for free - right outside your door! Together you can craft a tumbling tower game, a racing car toy, a dolphin necklace or even a handy coat hook! With more than fifty activities at levels for beginners and up, children can c... View more info

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Gymnastic Education

By: FRITZ VON BOTHMER

Price: $39.90

Publisher: Mercury Press:

Seller ID: 10721

ISBN: 092997980X


Included are over 30 exercises originally developed for the children of the first Waldorf school as a means of teaching correct posture and to strengthen movements in the children’s limbs that would augment the pedagogy. The exercises are a forerunner of Spacial Dynamics®—a study of the archetypal dynamics of the human being in space. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 10721] View more info

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Importance of Being Musical, The The Development and Practice of a Music Curriculum

By: FRONGILLO, CYNTHIA

Price: $30.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3570

ISBN: 188836517X


The Development and Practice of a Music Curriculum. Drawing from her many years’ experience as a class teacher, as well as a teacher and lover of music, Cynthia Frongillo takes us on a journey through the music curriculum showing how it is initiated and developed through the grades in a Waldorf school. She gives examples from her own experience and outlines both singing and instrumental training. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3570] View more info

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Motherly and Fatherly Roles in Education, The

By: GABERT, ERICH

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Steiner Books:

Seller ID: 1087

ISBN: 0880101997


The author begins with a study of the parental elements as they manifest in the life of the protagonist of the medieval tale Parzival. The fourth chapter takes up such topics as the preexistent spiritual being of the child in relation to the two roles. The fifth chapter treats conflicts between the motherly and fatherly roles in school. Chapter six explores the two roles in relation to the Waldorf school curriculum. [When referring to this item please quote our ID ... View more info

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Seven Life Processes

By: GELITZ, PHILIPP AND STREHLOW, ALMUT

Price: $39.00

Publisher: WECAN:

Seller ID: 14623

ISBN: 1936849348


Anthroposophical knowledge of human beings identifies and characterizes seven life processes that affect physical organ functions and life forces. A more detailed examination of these processes unlocks a deeper understanding of how living substances function and are effective within the human organism. For children, in whom the physical organ systems only gradually begin to function well together, development of these life processes is of decisive importance. Th... View more info

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And Who Shall Teach the Teachers The Christ Impulse in Waldorf Education

By: GERSHWIN, DOUGLAS ED

Price: $29.50

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 12487

ISBN: 1936367300


Unavailable till end of 2017 How can we understand the non-denominational nature of the Waldorf school even as we address the central role of the Christ impulse in the Waldorf school? This collection of lectures from the Colloquium held in Spring Valley, NY, January 2005, provides a thoughtful basis for a discussion of this challenging aspect of Waldorf education. Presenters included: Douglas Gerwin, Douglas Sloan, Betty Staley, Roberto Trostli, and Do... View more info

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Genesis of a Waldorf High School: A Source Book

By: GERWIN, D

Price: $44.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3563


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Trailing Clouds of Glory Essays on Human Sexuality and the Education of Youth in Waldorf Schools

By: GERWIN, DOUGLAS

Price: $59.00

Publisher: Waldorf Publications:

Seller ID: 13572

ISBN: 1936367602


From the clear thinking heart of expert on teaching teenagers, Douglas Gerwin, comes this exceptional collection of thought provoking and information-packed series of essays on all the practicalities and mysteries of human sexuality and the coming of puberty. Every parent and every teacher of students from age eleven up needs this book! It fills the imagination with rich and straightforward ways to explain to the young why sexuality is so rewarding and so challenging! He... View more info

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At the Source The Incarnation of the Child and the Development of a Modern Pedagogy

By: GILBERT, HARLAN

Price: $29.90

Publisher: New York, AWSNA: 2005

Seller ID: 3525

ISBN: 1888365587


Incarnation of the Child and the Development of a Modern Pedagogy • The author’s unique understanding of the developmental stages that children pass through based on Rudolf Steiner’s spiritual research helps parents and teachers to participate in healthy interaction and guidance. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3525] View more info

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School as a Living Entity The Growth and Development of a School as a Living Entity

By: GILL, REA TAYLOR

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New York, AWSNA: 2011

Seller ID: 11922

ISBN: 1936367181


In what way can a school be seen as a living entity? When a school’s operating systems and organizational structure are intentionally differentiated based on Threefold principles the school becomes a dynamic, effective and vibrant entity. In this thorough and clearly written book, the author explains how the people who serve in a cultural organization like a school can guide its healthy development. The foreword is written by Torin Finser. [When referring to ... View more info

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Sexual Abuse Of Children Understanding, Prevention and Treatment

By: GLöCKLER, DR MICHAELA

Price: $12.50

Publisher: WECAN:

Seller ID: 10004


16 pages, saddle-stapled This brief study addresses the needs of the victim and provides an insightful view of the perpetrator. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 10004] View more info

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Education As Preventive Medicine A Salutogenic approach

By: GLOCKLER, MICHAELA

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rudolf Steiner College Press:

Seller ID: 3825

ISBN: 094580363X


A great reference book on how the teacher and the doctor can work together to foster good health from birth through the teen years. Contributions to this book from school physicians point in the direction already suggested by Rudolf Steiner. Modern research into salutogenesis and resilience has also provided validation and corroboration for these ideas. . . . Salutogenesis means 'inquiry into the origin of health.' This line of thinking represents a new paradigm... View more info

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Well Balanced Child, The Movement and Early Learning 2nd ed.

By: GODDARD BLYTHE, SALLY

Price: $45.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hawthorn Press Ltd: 2006

Seller ID: 13191

ISBN: 1903458633


Illustrations Children of today are more sedentary than any previous generation. Traditional outdoor games - running and jumping, hopscotch, climbing trees, playing on a swing - are being abandoned in favour of television, computers and electronic games. As a result concern about rising levels of childhood obesity and inactivity is reaching unprecedented levels. Deprived of the crucial opportunities for exercising the body and the senses which prime the b... View more info

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Raising Happy Healthy Children Why Mothering Matters

By: GODDARD BLYTHE, SALLY

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hawthorn Press:

Seller ID: 14999

ISBN: 1907359834


Raising Happy Healthy Children is a fully-updated second edition of What Children and Babies Really Need. With new information carefully added, this book examines the crucial early years from a child’s perspective. It draws on the latest scientific research to show how the first few years determine the way children develop, body and mind, for the rest of their lives. The keys to this development are parents, and in particular mothers. A society which really car... View more info

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Reflexes, Learning and Behavior

By: GODDARD, SALLY

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fern Ridge Press:

Seller ID: 10856

ISBN: 0976454300


When Peter Blythe at the Institute of Neuro-Physiological Psychology began to search for a physical basis to learning and behavior problems, he found that detection and analysis of primitive and postural reflexes can be used as a valuable tool for physicians, psychologists, teachers and parents to find out why a child is not performing at age level. This research impacts not only how these experts perceive each child but also helps them to determine what interve... View more info

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Awakening to Child Health Holistic child and Adolescent Development

By: GOLDBERG, RAOUL

Price: $57.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hawthorn Press Ltd: 2009

Seller ID: 2124

ISBN: 1903458811


line drawings and photos Awakening to Child Health is the fruit of lifelong research into the sources of children's well being. Raoul Goldberg starts by reconnecting with the wonder of childhood through evoking one's own experience as a child. He draws on his research, medical work and Rudolf Steiner's insights into child growth and holistic medicine. This is a comprehensive resource about the physical, soul and spiritual development of children and adolescents. View more info

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Transformational Teaching Waldorf-Inspired Methods in the Public School

By: GORAL, MARY

Price: $39.95

Publisher: United States, Anthroposophic Press Inc: 2009

Seller ID: 1215

ISBN: 0880107049


Illustrations Mary Goral explores ways that Waldorf principles can be applied in public schools to educate children for life rather than simply to meet the demands of rigid, one-size-fits-all programs such as "No Child Left Behind." She points out ways that Waldorf methods require teachers and parents to engage more fully with students, to practice ways of self-development, and to build a greater sense of community. Using the concrete example of the "Wa... View more info