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Introducing New Faculty Members for the 2016-2017 School Year

It is with great pleasure to introduce four new faculty members who will be joining our community very soon.  We are excited and fortunate to have these new teachers bringing their own unique skills and experiences to the school. Cristan Vineis has joined as the lead...

The Value of Travel: 6th and 7th Graders Visit NYC

There is nothing more satisfying than to see up close and understand and appreciate what you are seeing and experiencing. This month, the sixth and seventh grade class did just that. They went to New York City for a three-day trip and visited places that featured...

Adult Handwork: Indigo Workshop

This past Saturday, June 4, Waldorf School at Moraine Farm hosted a workshop focused on natural dyeing. We used Indigo dye and Shibori folding and binding techniques that resulted in unique and beautiful designs. Luckily it was a mild morning which allowed us to be...

Our Teachers Dive Deep into Our Math Curriculum

A Summary of Math-Based Professional Development This Year By Dianne McGaunn, Math Teacher and Math Mentor “We possess mathematical truths through the fact that we ourselves behave mathematically in the world. We walk, we stand, and so forth; we describe certain lines...

Frederick Tudor the Ice King: A Hike With the Fourth Grade

As part of the fourth grade’s local geography block we ventured out to learn about Frederick Tudor, who in the mid 1800s was nicknamed the “Ice King.” He became known for revolutionizing the ice selling industry. Prior to his endeavors, the average American would not...

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...

Waldorf Math through Plato and Dodecahedrons

By Heather Collis-Puro, Handwork Teacher At Waldorf School at Moraine Farm, beautiful geometric drawings are often what come to mind when we think about math in sixth grade.   Many of us have purchased the notecards that Mr. Yoors’ (sixth grade) class sold at the...

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