Monthly Archives: November 2012

Waldorf Weekend Review

This week was more of achieving letter familiarity.  I would draw a picture pertaining to a letter story, and then write a simple short sentence.  Sophia would work on her own drawing and then copy the sentence.  We would discuss … Continue reading

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:: November 21 ::

The days start out so frosty and cold now, but they have been warming up by midday to very respectable temperatures for November.  Yesterday was Turkey Day here; we delivered to customers.   We were happy with our turkeys, despite having … Continue reading

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Waldorf Weekend Review

  It’s incredible to realize we are nearly half way through the school year.  Thanksgiving is only days away, the holidays are among us…wow! This week we had our second Language Arts block.  It was awesome to come back to … Continue reading

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Waldorf Weekend Review

This was a festival week for us.  We spent this week making lanterns, slowly, over the course of the week so that the girls would learn patience.  We made several different kinds of lanterns…balloon paper mache, glass, etc.  Of course … Continue reading

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Martinmas & a 7th Birthday

The girls putting on their little Saint Martin and the beggar/angel play.  Bravo! November 11th is such a special day in our house.  It is Martinmas, but it is also Sophia’s birthday.  This year she turned the incredibly special number … Continue reading

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Moments from yesterday’s first snow

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Yesterday & Today

Can you see the snow in those last two?  Today we are having our first snow of the season!

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