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Class of 2017 Eighth Grade Projects: Developing Talent and Finding Voice

The final presentation of eighth grade projects is one of the unique rites of passage for eighth graders at the Waldorf School at Moraine Farm. After a year of independent study, this year’s projects ranged from body building and singing to electronic music and...

Curriculum at a Waldorf School: Nursery through Eighth Grade

Get an inside peek into what our students are learning and doing from Nursery through Eighth Grade and Subject Teachers. Read the complete January 2017 Curriculum Updates here. Below are a few highlights: Nursery is mastering the hard work of staying at the table...

Class of 2016 Eighth Grade Projects: Developing Talent and Finding Voice

The Eighth Grade Projects One unique rite of passage in a student’s final year at the Waldorf School at Moraine Farm is the completion of a capstone project, which the students begin working on during the summer preceding eighth grade. The independent projects are...

2016 Waldorf Curriculum: Nursery through Eighth Grade

A Curriculum Update Twice a year our teachers share a brief summary of what’s been happening inside their classrooms. As you read through these curriculum updates, you can sense how a Waldorf education actively engages the body, mind, and will, allowing the students...

Second Graders Perform “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...