Quest for the Ice Dragon

Second graders gave an animated poem recital of “Quest for the Ice Dragon” written by grandparent Beth Crowe. The kids had a lot of fun acting out the different lines in costume for family and friends. Mrs. Crowe also worked with the students to create a felted mural based on the students’ detailed illustrations of the...

Circus Comes to Town

Students performed acrobatics and circus arts for family and friends during the assembly before winter break on Friday, February 17, 2012. The performances included human being and animal-themed acts–from circus performers to insects to escaping leopards. The acts incorporated movements they learned in gymnastics class, which helps the students develop coordination. Teachers lend a hand with musical support 2nd grade “peacocks” A 1st grader “prairie dog” coming out of his burrow 2nd grade “stick bugs” 3rd & 4th grade “seals” Mr. Yoors as the Master of Ceremonies 8th grade juggler on the shoulders of a classmate 6th and 7th grade “wall” 8th grade “black panther” hangs from the ceiling after climbing a pyramid of...

Up a Tree

Q:  Why do children at CAWS climb so many trees? A:  Because someday they might grow up to be Waldorf teachers and those skills will come in handy.  After watching failed attempts at dislodging a glove stuck in a tree, second-grade teacher Aria Nevin sprung into action and retrieved the glove for a grateful student and impressed...