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Forwards - From the Roots! Steiner Education Centenary Revival

By: ARCHEUS SOCIAL

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Archeus Social:

Seller ID: 15430


A booklet of excerpts from the work of Rudolf Steiner, concerning the urgent need for the transformation of our intellectual thinking into living thinking. Steiner refers to a new kind of education to support this transformation, as well as the social changes that such a transformation will be able to effect. The excerpts have been brought in this form to be studied and meditated upon, both by individuals and by groups such as students, teachers, a College of Teachers, or community groups. The booklet is beautifully illustrated with paintings by several Australian artists, immeasurabl... View more info

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Creative Pathways

By: AUER, ELIZABETH

Price: $35.50

Publisher: Waldorf Publications:

Seller ID: 12238

ISBN: 193636722X


Arising out of 18 years of Waldorf teaching experience as manual arts teacher and then Waldorf class teacher from grades 1 - 8, Elizabeth Auer's latest book 'Creative Pathways' is a culmination of her work with hands-on activities and projects with children ages 6 - 14. She wishes to share the contents with teachers everywhere in classrooms as well as in home-school settings. The joy and benefits of integrating arts into academic learning are reflected in its wealth of practical advice of all kinds. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12238] View more info

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Learning to See the World through Drawing Practical Advice for the Classroom
Grades One through Eight

By: AUER, ELIZABETH

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Waldorf Publications:

Seller ID: 14117

ISBN: 1936367599


A clear approach to a drawing in grades one through eight in Waldorf Schools, or in any schools, is long overdue and here at last! Packed with color and black and white drawings, with clear, step-wise ways to build competence in drawing skills and inspiring the same competence in students, this book on drawing will give you confidence and methods for practicing. There is nothing that can underscore a teacher's authority in the eyes of children as sound drawing techniques. Elizabeth Auer provides effective and clear instructions, creative ideas for drawings, and specific approaches to utilizing... View more info

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Helping Children on Their Way Educational Support for the Classroom

By: AUER, ELIZABETH, ED

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Waldorf Publications:

Seller ID: 14839

ISBN: 1943582025


Teachers and parents know that each child is a tiny miracle, a complex puzzle needing to be solved. This book is packed with insights from experienced teachers in Waldorf schools describing methods that a teacher can employ to help an individual child while helping an entire class. Child observation, movement exercises, eye-hand coordination, effective tracking of the difficulties a child might have, temperaments, artistic work, moveable classrooms, disciplinary techniques, understanding the place of sleep, hands-on activities, and much, much more are all packed into this one book. Elizabeth A... View more info

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Summer A Collection of Poems, Songs and Stories for Young Children

By: AULIE, JENNIFER, MEYERKORT, MARGARET

Price: $21.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 1999

Seller ID: 7800

ISBN: 0946206473


Illustrations This collection of poems, songs and stories for parents and teachers of young children are all centred around the theme of the Summer season.' Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter contain a wide variety of Poems, Songs and Stories of seasonal work, with many contributions for use at festivals. The Spindrift volume comprises general and miscellaneous material for use the whole year round, including over forty stories, many of which come from different cultures around the world. Gateways has sections on Morning, Evening, Birthdays and Fairytales. Founded out of the ... View more info

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Spindrift A Collection of Miscellaneous Poems, Songs and Stories for Young Children

By: AULIE, JENNIFER, MEYERKORT, MARGARET

Price: $23.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 1999

Seller ID: 7786

ISBN: 0946206503


Illustrations The Spindrift volume comprises general and miscellaneous material for use the whole year round, including over forty stories, many of which come from different cultures.around the world. Most songs are in the scale of D-pentatonic, particularly suitable for pentatonic lyres, but quite capable of being played on any traditional 7 or 12 note instrument. Each volume includes a most enlightening introduction to music in the Mood of the Fifth, written by Jennifer Aulie. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 7786] View more info

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Spring A Collection of Poems, Songs and Stories for Young Children

By: AULIE, JENNIFER, MEYERKORT, MARGARET

Price: $21.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 1999

Seller ID: 7806

ISBN: 0946206465


This collection of poems, songs and stories for parents and teachers of young children are all centred around the theme of the Spring season.' [When referring to this item please quote our ID 7806] View more info

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Gateways Morning, Evening, Birthdays, Fairytales - A Collection of Poems, Songs and Stories for Young Children

By: AULIE, JENNIFER, MEYERKORT, MARGARET, NEWBATT, DAVID

Price: $21.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 1999

Seller ID: 7801

ISBN: 0946206511


illustrations Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter contain a wide variety of Poems, Songs and Stories of seasonal work, with many contributions for use at festivals. The Spindrift volume comprises general and miscellaneous material for use the whole year round, including over forty stories, many of which come from different cultures around the world. Gateways has sections on Morning, Evening, Birthdays and Fairytales. Founded out of the Waldorf kindergarten movement, these books provide an indispensable selection of material for working with young children. First published... View more info

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Handbook for Steiner-Waldorf Class Teachers, A 3rd edtition

By: AVISON, KEVIN

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 14205

ISBN: 1782502491


Extensively updated and revised new edition. This popular book is a useful and practical resource for Steiner-Waldorf teachers with detailed suggestions and checklists for teaching all lessons for Classes One to Eight. The extensive appendix features a compilation of planners for the Waldorf teacher's use, as well as a collection of example record tables for both students and their teachers. Avison's often witty advice provides an interesting and easy-to-navigate handbook for creative classroom activities and management. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 14205] View more info

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Geometric Drawing and the Waldorf School Plan

By: BARAVALLE, HERMANN VON

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Rudolf Steiner College Press:

Seller ID: 11637

ISBN: 0945803168


Geometric Drawing delves into all sorts of ways teachers and students can explore the world of form; it is exciting to page through the book and rediscover various geometric progressions and their transformations into related forms. This is ideal for Waldorf fifth-graders or those wishing to extend or refresh their understanding of geometric constructs. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 11637] View more info

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History in English Words

By: BARFIELD, OWEN, AUDEN, W. H.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Lindisfarne Press: 2007

Seller ID: 1376

ISBN: 0940262118


A classic historical excursion through the English language. Owen Barfield's original and thought-provoking works over three-quarters of a century made him a legendary cult figure. This popular book provides a brief, brilliant history of those who have spoken the Indo-European tongues. It is illustrated throughout by current English words - whose derivation from other languages, whose history in use and changes of meaning - record and unlock the larger history. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 1376] View more info

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On Teaching of History AWSNA Report

By: BARNES, HENRY

Price: $9.90

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3594


This valuable resource is a must read for all elementary teachers in Waldorf schools [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3594] View more info

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Festivals with Children

By: BARZ, BRIGITTE, HINDES, J., HINDES, C.

Price: $21.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 1987

Seller ID: 562

ISBN: 0863150551


1ill. The book awakens an understanding for the Christian festivals and stimulates creativity for their celebration in the family. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 562] View more info

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Creating a Home for Body, Soul, and Spirit A New Approach to Childcare

By: BERNADETTE RAICHLE

Price: $43.00

Publisher: WECAN:

Seller ID: 9981

ISBN: 1936849011


193 pages, perfect-bound A comprehensive guide to a new way of working with out-of-home care of young children. Part One gives a picture of how the day nursery can emulate the archetypal home through an understanding of the fourfold human sheaths. Part Two goes into further detail about practical matters, including food, sleep, festivals, and more. Includes example [When referring to this item please quote our ID 9981] View more info

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Elsa Beskow Baby Book

By: BESKOW, ELSA AND LAWSON, POLLY

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Floris Books: 2013

Seller ID: 12961

ISBN: 1782500065


This beautiful baby record book is illustrated throughout with Elsa Beskow's classic artwork. With plenty of room for photographs and keepsakes, parents and grandparents can record all the important developments and happy memories in their childs early life, to share in the years to come. Each page is fully illustrated with Beskow's charming depictions of children, taken from her picture books which have been loved for over a century. View more info

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Gardening Classes in Waldorf Schools

By: BIRTE KAUFMANN AND MATTHEW BARTON

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 14046

ISBN: 1782502149


Children need to experience nature, and gardening is a good way to encourage them to engage with the earth, plants and animals. Gardening classes, as taught in Steiner-Waldorf schools from Class 6 to Class 10, help children develop many important skills, including sensory perception and motor skills, as well as an understanding of ecology and agriculture. How can such a complex subject be taught well and effectively? In a clear structure -- which includes the history of school gardens, aspects of child development, and practical help on teaching methods, lesson planning for different age group... View more info

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Mathematics in Nature, Space and Time

By: BLACKWOOD, JOHN

Price: $40.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2011

Seller ID: 10300

ISBN: 0863158188


colour illustrations and diagrams A teachers' book for maths covering 'Mathematics in Nature', 'Pythagoras and Numbers', 'Platonic Solids' and 'Rhythm and Cycles'. Includes full colour illustrations and diagrams throughout. A resource for Steiner-Waldorf teachers for maths for Class 7 (age 12-13) and Class 8 (age 13-14). This book is a combined edition of Mathematics Around Us (for Class 7) and Mathematics in Space and Time (for Class 8). [When referring to this item please quote our ID 10300] View more info

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Walking with our Children The Parent as Companion and Guide

By: BLANNING, NANCY

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America: 2017

Seller ID: 15131

ISBN: 1936849399


Walking with Our Children: The Parent as Companion and Guide compiles seven years of parenting wisdom by early childhood educator Nancy Blanning. In this series of simply stated articles, she offers practical and enjoyable ways to approach parenthood with courage and a sense of freedom. As we lead our children along the path, we may become reluctant to step aside. We may fear to lose our way or slow down. We listen to schedules, personal uncertainties, and worldly anxieties. Ms. Blanning’s insights, built on experiences with her students, children, and grandchildren, offer profound reass... View more info

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Supporting the Sense of Life Nurturing Well-Being in Young Children and the Adults that Care for Them

By: BLANNING, NANCY

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America:

Seller ID: 15622

ISBN: 1936849488


This collection of keynote lectures from the WECAN Annual East Coast Conference, 2014-2016, offers keenly observed and researched insights on how to assist the development of children’s secure orientation in the world and how, as educators and caregivers, to support and strengthen our own sense of well-being. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 15622] View more info

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Movement Journeys and Circle Adventures Movement Enrichment with a Therapeutic Approach for Early Childhood
Nancy Blanning and Laurie Clark

By: BLANNING, NANCY, CLARK, LAURIE

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Self-published:

Seller ID: 12100


Spiral bound A set of imaginative story/song sequences with suggestions for movement to lead children into healthy mastery of their bodies, by two experienced therapeutic educators. Contents include: * An introduction to the foundational senses * The developmental movement exercises (zoo exercises) * Equipment List * Movement journeys for Autumn, Winter, Spring/Summer, and Anytime [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12100] View more info