8 1/2" x 11"
The author put her experiences together with those of Waldorf school teachers and schools, as well as anthroposophic doctors and psychiatrists. Although each Waldorf school teacher and school is different from every other in numerous ways, this guide offers an impressionistic collage that provides food for thought for all parents of existing and prospective Waldorf students.
Hereditary/Genetic Stream and the Self; Embryonic Sheaths and Threefold Nature of the Child
Growing Down; Walking, Talking, Thinking
Fourfold Bodily Nature; The Developmental Sequence of Juvenile Temperaments
Circle of the Senses; Mechanical Fantasy and Language; Nursery School
Writing Before Reading; Arithmetic; Main Lesson; The Spoken Word; Arts and Crafts
Fairy Tale Meaning and Language; Sequence of the Curriculum
Animal Study; History; Plants; The Twelfth Year and the Fall into the Point; Acoustics; Color
Seventh- and Eighth-Grade Polarities; Adolescence; High School