summer rhythm- Waldorf Homeschooling

How I make Summer Rhythm Work by Donna Ashton I get asked a lot about summer rhythm and if it is different than the rest of the “school year”. In our home summer is definitely different, yet the bare-bones structure of our days is still intact. There are no official school lessons, but … [Read more...]

summerplanning

    Lesson Planning by Donna Ashton     Planning lessons can be daunting especially if you have a stack of books and curriculum on your desk that you are eyeing up everyday! No problem. Just break it up into doable chunks and do a bit each week to avoid “cramming” at … [Read more...]

Celebrating May Day

Celebrating MayDay by Donna Ashton The ancient tradition of celebrating the arrival of summer (also called Beltane) and new life is the reason for this beautiful festival. You can bring some fun activities into your home or community and embrace this fertile time of the year - May 1. Splash … [Read more...]

Celebrating the Spring

                Spring is my favorite time of the year. Whether is it because of the renewal of life, the blooming flowers, beautiful weather or my birth month- it doesn't matter. I feel this stirring inside that is waiting to get … [Read more...]

Weaving Spring Into Your Homeschool

8 Ideas to Weaving Spring into Homeschooling The Turning of the Clocks has become a celebration of its own in my household. I love having longer nights of light and being able to take a walk after dinner or sit on the porch and watch the twilight birds. Living in a warm climate, spring bulbs … [Read more...]