June 7th to 11th Adventures with Class 2!

Flaming light, Shine so bright, Flaming light, Give your might, Make us strong and make us bold, Turn our word to living gold. -Margret Meyerkort Friends had so much fun outside this week! It is especially fun when we bring our indoors activities to the outside. There is nothing like sunshine on your face while…

Hungry Caterpillars 🐛

Two weeks ago Ms. Evelyne witness the interest of the children into caterpillars as they helped with her with some of the garden. Knowing this Ms. Evelyne searched her backyard and found a few caterpillar eggs for the children to observe the process (life cycle) of a caterpillar to a butterfly. They were hard to…

Adventures in Class 2 June 1st – 4th 2021

During our morning playground time on Tuesday we were excited to find a frog. Along with Mr. Pat and Ms. Mad children took turns observing the frog before we let it go into the woods. For our art project this week we made birds nests using a variety of different materials. We talked about how…

Our Journey into June

Early Monday morning we had a visit by a small frog. From Mr. Pat’s research we believe it’s a Crawfish Frog but not quite sure. If anyone has any idea please educate us fully. We’d love to explore more about frogs with the children. Tuesday we ventured off to the stream to take advantage of…

May 24th-28th Adventures with Class 2!

“Good morning to you and good morning to me.” -Waldorf Verse We had a great time venturing to our pond this week. We went the long way around where we got to fully experience all of the new growth in the woods. It was an emerald paradise and so hard to believe just months ago…

Lovely Month of May

It’s been a lovely beautiful week as we near the end of May. The weather has been on our side with blue skies and bright sun! The children continued their understanding and exploration of birds this week. To help the children understand how the bodies of birds are constructed we created small birds of our…

May 17th-21st Adventures With Class 2!

The Maypole is up, now give me the cup, I’ll drink to the garlands around it; but first unto those whose hands did compose the glory of flowers that crown’d it. -Robert Herrick We had such a great time celebrating May Day together! We walked around the Maypole with our friends from Class one, singing…

Here We Go Around The Maypole!

May Day is a Northern Hemisphere festival (and is also called International Workers’ Day) and is celebrated in many Waldorf schools. It is an ancient tradition of celebrating the arrival of summer. Known as Beltane in Celtic lands, and celebrated by the Romans recognizing the goddess Flora, May Day is a popular tradition. The May…

Adventures in Class 2 May 10th-14th 2021

This week we made flowers to add to our may day crowns next week. Some children opted to use markers to decorate the coffee filters. Then after this they spritzed a little water and watched as the colors mixed together. Other children chose to use water color and eye droppers to mix colors on their…

May Festival is Coming

The children entered the week after celebrating their mother’s over the weekend very eager and ready to wonder, explore, play and learn. The process of dancing the Maypole has the children take a ribbon and step backward until the ribbons are stretched tight, with the children in a circle around the Maypole they walk clockwise…