The Chalkboard - Waldorf School at Moraine Farm Blog

Eighth Grader Selected for Prestigious Junior Festival Orchestra

Congratulations to our Eighth Grader, Nico Moldovean, and his teacher, our own Strings Teacher, Susan Slowick. On January 28, Nico competed against violinists selected from their schools in 58 towns. He won a spot to perform in the Jr. Festival Orchestra Concert which...

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...

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...

What Our Teachers Do When Class is Out

What do our Middle School teachers do when school is over?  Yesterday, they came together to practice their painting and drawing skills here at Moraine Farm.  It was hot and humid, but that didn’t stop them from sharing ideas on how to better bring the arts to...

A few photos from First Grade today

Mrs. Babcock’s first grade class made beautiful beeswax daffodils today.  They were also working on addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. (PS — It’s so quiet and still because the children are out at recess!)