Fall Course 2021
Weekly ZOOM Meetings: September 13 - November 29, 2021
Mondays 6:00 - 8:00 PM Central Time
Weekend In-Person* Retreat: November 4 - 7, 2021
Thursday 6:00 PM Central Time - Sunday 12:00 PM Central Time
*If COVID conditions prevent us from being in-person, we will have a virtual weekend retreat
This course will include an introduction to curriculum/program development: objectives, the use of philosophy and psychology, learning experiences, organization, planning, developmentally based, hands-on application of curriculum/program design.
Grade 1-8 Focus
Waldorf language arts curriculum and pedagogy, creation of a language arts lesson book, hands-on application of curriculum design, creating a Waldorf language arts block. Participants will learn the Waldorf approach to language arts, introduction to letters and reading through stories, verses and drawing; approaches to grammar; editing; and outlines, story maps, research papers and debate in the middle school.
Early Childhood Focus
Thursday, November 4 - 6:00 - 9:00 PM Central Time
Friday and Saturday, November 5-6 - 9:00 - 5:00 Central Time
Sunday, November 7 - 9:00 - Noon Central Time