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Fingerplays for Autumn

Fingerplays for Autumn

Autumn, A Time for Slowing Down Each time autumn circles around again in her array of golden tones, we experience her unique revelation and her creative beauty through nature. She is the seasonal choreographer of the coloured leaves, rustled and blown about by gale and rain. She is the enveloping mists in the morning that… read more

20 Ways You’re Already a Waldorf-Inspired Family

20 Ways You’re Already a Waldorf-Inspired Family

  Are you inspired by the Waldorf Movement but not sure where to start and how to integrate these concepts into your home? Chances are you are already a “waldorf-inspired” Family and you just don’t know it. Rudolf Steiner (the founder of Waldorf Education) never wanted any of his ideas to be followed blindly or… read more

A Fingerplay for Spring

A Fingerplay for Spring

From a psychological and intellectual perspective fingerplay assists in motor and language development, increases self-esteem, body awareness, rhythmic proficiency, muscular coordination and memory development. Fingerplay may also be used as a tool for transition (from one activity to another) or as a redirection (from unfavourable behaviour). Nursery rhymes and fingerplay stimulate a loving and intimate… read more