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Adam's Alphabet

Reg Down

A fascinating tale of discovery and of the richness of language, written and spoken! Adam and Sophia are twins. Sophia has wings and Adam doesn’t. One day their parents leave. “Don’t go into the forest,” they said, but Adam did - he gave his word and broke ... read more

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The Adventures of Jayne

The Cat Who Was a Dog

Reg Down

Jayne is a cat, raised as a dog. Found as a new-born she is brought up with a litter of puppies. Jayne does not turn out to be just any kind of dog, she is the top dog, the main-man dog, the king-of-the-castle dog. She holds her tail up straight when she walks and brooks n... read more

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Drawing from the Book of Nature

Dennis Klocek

Drawing from the Book of Nature does double-duty as a book that is about both drawing and the natural world of plant and animal. Here is a wonderful resource for teachers, students or anyone wishing to develop their capacity for the artistic observation of natural... read more

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Baby Dance

Ann Taylor

A father and his baby daughter dance and sing while mom takes a nap.  Joyous and heartwarming verse and illustrations! Hush little baby, don't you cryHush little baby, Mama's nearby. Dance littl... read more

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Merrily We Sing

Original Songs in the Mood of the Fifth

Ilian Willwerth

Created by a Waldorf educator for the children in her care, these delightful new songs and singing games will bring joy to every home and classroom.  Dance around the Maypole -- play clapping and counting games -- celebrate a lost tooth -- sing prayers and lullabies -... read more

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The Creative Word

The Young Child's Experience of Language and Stories

Daniel Udo de Haes

In this small book, we embark on a fascinating journey into the consciousness of the very young child. Toddlers need our understanding and support as they make the great transition from wordless communion with the world to encountering people and things through human la... read more

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Andando Caminos

Teaching Spanish in Waldorf Schools - A Guidebook for all Foreign-Language Teachers

Elena Forrer

This is  a much needed and long awaited book!  The warm heartedness of the author is equaled only by her enthusiasm for teaching and her deep and lively knowledge of Spanish language and culture.  It is a guidebook that paints the oft-daunting path of learning a second ... read more

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Spring Sale - Save 10% on All Books!

Spring Sale - Save 10% on All Books / DVDs / CDs!

 

Here in the Northern Hemisphere it has been a long, hard winter.  Even so, the daffodils are starting to open, and the sun is promising to shine a bit more each day.  In celebration, we invite you to save 10% on all books/DVDs/CDs during our Spring Sale.

All you have to do is put the books you want into your shopping cart, type the word "Spring" into the Sale Code box, click 'Recalculate', and enjoy the savings!

The Chess Piece Magician

Doublas Bruton

Corrie's fingers closed round the small bone figure.  It grew warmer in his grip.  He could feel a pulse, as though it were alive . . . When Corrie’s family returns to Uig Bay on the Isle of Lewis for yet another miserable ... read more

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How to Move Like a Gardener

Planting and Preparing Medicines from Plants

Deb Soule

The book's 256 informative pages and more than 200 beautiful color photographs taken in Avena's garden embody Deb Soule's deep love and respect for the spirit of the medicinal plants, with which she has worked for almost forty years. ***** ... read more

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Goodbye, Mr. Muffin

Ulf Nilsson, Anna-Clara Tidholm

"I've had it good, better than most: a very clever a... read more

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Breaker

An undersea adventure

Annemarie Allan

Tom and Beth are unhappy when they move to North Berwick and find themselves facing a rainy, windswept beach, a house that’s falling apart, and a school full of strangers. When Tom and Beth meet Professor Macblain and his weird and wonderful inventions, ... read more

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Magnus Fin and the Ocean Quest

Janis Mackay

There has always been something unusual about Magnus Fin, a school misfit. On his eleventh birthday Magnus throws a message in a bottle out to sea, wishing for a best friend and to become more courageous—and he gets a lot more than he bargained for. Magnus discovers t... read more

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Magnus Fin and the Moonlight Mission

Janis Mackay

On his eleventh birthday, schoolboy Magnus Fin found out that he was half selkie—part human and part seal. Although he looks like a boy and lives on land, he can breathe underwater. When Magnus Fin discovers his initials scratched into the rocks by the shore a... read more

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Magnus Fin and the Selkie Secret

Janis Mackay

On his eleventh birthday, schoolchild Magnus Fin discovered that he is half selkie—part human, part seal. Although he looks like a boy and lives on land, he can breathe underwater. When a rusty metal chest is flung ashore in a storm, Magnus Fin decides to inve... read more

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The Good Sleep Guide - Fully Revised, 3rd Edition

for You and Your Baby

Angela Henderson

After my first child was born I was astonished at how little sleep I got because she slept so fitfully. At that time the available advice on the subject ranged from "just let the baby cry" (with the "guarantee" that babies could cry for at most 45 minutes - something my ba... read more

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The Coming of the Unicorn

Scottish Folk Tales for Children

Duncan Williamson

Duncan Williamson came from a family of Traveling People. They told stories around the campfire for entertainment and for teaching, and as a child Duncan learned the ways of the world through those stories. “My father's knowledge told us how to live in this world as n... read more

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Hoglet the Spineless Hedgehog

Allyson Marnoch

Mrs. Hog had already noticed that the fourth baby was the last to do everything. He seemed to be smaller than the rest, but what worried her more than anything was that he had no spines. Hoglet is a problem hedgehog! With no ... read more

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Really Weird Removals.com

Daniela Sacerdoti

A quirky and funny Ghostbusters style adventure with a Scottish twist! Mischievous fairies? Stranded mermaids? Smelly troll? Whatever your supernatural dilemma, call the Really Weird Removals company! Luca and Valentina's uncle Alistair is a paranormal inv... read more

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Educating Traumatized Children

Waldorf Education in Crisis Intervention

Bernd Ruf

Since 2006, specialists, doctors, psychologists, and therapists of Parzival-Zentrum Karlsruhe have taken part in emergency education crisis interventions, carried out by the organization Friends of Friends of Waldorf Education. They work with psychologically traumatized... read more

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Autism

A Holistic Approach

Dr. Marga Hogenboom and Bob Woodward

This is the first really useful book on autism that I've found. Autism - A Holistic Approach caused me to breath a sigh of relief: "Finally, someone is discussing what can be done to help!" as well as a smile of hope: "Now, perhaps we can move ahead on this!" ... read more

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Inside an Autistic World

Spiritual experiences of people with autism

Edited by Wolfgang Weirauch

Many individuals with autism are highly intelligent and gifted, but some are effectively imprisoned in their bodies and unable to communicate verbally. However, developments in technology have enabled autistic people to transmit their thoughts directly. In this true ac... read more

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Lily the Little Princess

Daniela Drescher

Lily the little princess loves to dance with her animal friends in the summer. But when winter comes her playmates all go to sleep, or fly away to warmer places. In spring, Lily sets off through the forest in search of someone like her, someone who also wants to play in... read more

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Reuben and Barney's Day on the Farm

Nannie Kuiper & Alex de Wolf

Reuben lives on a farm with his dog Barney. Today they woke up and rushed outside to start an exciting new day. They feed the chickens, pigs, and rabbits, weed the vegetable patch and stop the naughty goats from eating all the flowers. They visit the cows, ride Chestnu... read more

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The Princess and the Pea

Hans Christian Andersen

The prince is looking for a true princess to be his wife, but all the girls he meets are too rude, too vain, or too greedy. One stormy night a young woman knocks on the palace door claiming to be a princess, so the queen decides to put her to the test. Will she feel the... read more

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The Tasks and Content of the Steiner-Waldorf Curriculum

Edited by Martyn Rawson and Tobias Richter

Softbound

PREORDER - NOT YET PRINTED - AVAILABLE IN LATE SPRING 2014

$40.00

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Based on many years of research and consultation, this presentation of the Steiner Waldorf curriculum provides a modern, compehensive overview of what is taught in Steiner Waldorf Schools and why. Over 50 experienced teachers from several countries have contributed to this work. As well as describing the content and methods of the Waldorf curriculum, this book also provides a concise and accessible overview of the educational basis for the Steiner Waldorf approach as well as detailing many practical aspects of school structure and organization.

The book includes:

  • A summary of the ideas underpinning this education
  • A survey of child development in relation to the curriculum
  • A description of key elements in the Waldorf approach
  • Evaluation and assessment in Steiner Waldorf education
  • Self-management in Steiner Waldorf schools
  • The principles and practice of Steiner Waldorf Early Childhood Education
  • A horizontal curriculum for grades 1-12, with educational criteria
  • A vertical curriculum for each individual subject

In the Land of Twilight

Astrid Lindgren

Goran has an injured leg and gets bored spending so much time in bed. When his mother turns out the light at dusk, however, Mr. Lilyvale knocks on the window and takes him to the Land of Twilight. Goran and Mr. Lilyvale walk and fly around Stockholm while people from th... read more

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