Weather Unit Overview
updated February 20, 2010
The Waldorf method emphasizes imaginative play, art and creative activities, music, storytelling, authentic handwork, and honoring the rhythms of the seasons and of life. The preschool years are recognized to be a special time in the development of the child.
This unit is designed to be taught during the Summer.
Art: The art focus for this unit is fabric painting.
Off-The-Shelf Fabric Painting: 30 Simple Recipes for Gourmet Results
- by Sue Beevers
Nature: The nature focus is frogs.
FAQ's About Frogs (website)
A Thousand Friends of Frogs (website)
Handwork:The handwork focus is dollmaking.
Soul Mate Dolls: Dollmaking As a Healing Art
- by Noreen Crone-Findlay
Storytelling with Children
- by Nancy Mellon