Da Vinci Waldorf School - Wauconda - In the Classroom 5/12/2017

In the Classroom 5/12/2017

Sunflower Garden: 8th Graders Visit The Sunflower Garden invited the eighth grade students to enjoy snack time with them as they remembered back to their time in our early childhood program. Our four graduates all attended preschool at Da Vinci Waldorf School—back when it was Waters E

In the Classroom 5/6/2017

Early Childhood: Kite Flying A sunny, windy May day is perfect for flying a kite with the early childhood children! 1st Grade: Spring Spring is in the air, and in the first grade painting lesson of a blossom, and on the chalkboard for their enjoyment. 1st & 2nd Grades: Arithmetic
In the Classroom 4/29/2017

In the Classroom 4/29/2017

Please enjoy this glimpse into what our students have been learning and doing this week! Early Childhood: Worms & Millipedes The natural concentration of a child focused on nature. A child-created habitat for millipedes, and another for worms. 1st Grade: Scarves The first graders
Da Vinci Waldorf School - Wauconda, IL - In the Classroom 4/21/2017

In the Classroom 4/21/2017

Please enjoy this glimpse into what our students have been learning and doing this week!   Early Childhood: Hikes These are some of the final weeks that we will take our hike to the magical words. Spring is pushing through with bits of green! The birds have a sense of urgency for
In the Classroom 4/14/2017 - Relief Sculptures - 5th Grade - 6th Grade - Physics

In the Classroom 4/14/2017

Please enjoy this glimpse into what our students have been learning and doing this week! Early Childhood: Spring Gifts Sunflower Garden (Top): Seeds planted, and birdie treasures molded from beeswax by little fingers. Happy spring! Wonder Garden (bottom left): A beautiful taste of spr
zoology, animal projects, 4th grade, book

In the Classroom – 4/7/2017

Early Childhood—Spring is Springing There will be puddles, mud, and worms. Who are we to judge? Dress for the weather and enjoy it! 1st Grade: Planting Seeds The first and second graders work with Mrs. Fiskum to plant Johnny Jump Up seeds for a spring flower display. 2nd Grade: Play P
Da Vinci Waldorf School - In the Classroom 3/24/2017

In the Classroom 3/24/2017

In the Classroom 3/24/2017. Please enjoy this glimpse into what our students have been learning and doing this week! Early Childhood: Tree Tapping Many early childhood families gathered at Spring Valley Nature Center on Friday to visit the heritage farm and to experience the tapping o

In the Classroom 3/16/2017

Early Childhood: Sunflower Garden Our work, our play, our song…. While children free play, we also grind rye berries to use in our bread and the oldest students finger-knit jump ropes as we prepare to bring more levity into our lives! 1st Grade: Starfish Painting Working with co

In the Classroom 3/3/2017

Early Childhood In the Wonder Garden, free play is flowing, with many water themes like “the deep ocean” and  “super-heroes at the water park.” 1st Grade: Handwork Students are moving along on their scarf knitting. 1st & 2nd Grades: Painting A painting of A

In the Classroom 2/18/2017

Early Childhood: Valentine’s Day A little extra love being sent home from Apple Blossom Garden to their siblings. One of our precious boys said that as he was kneading the dough  “I shooted love down my arms, through my hands and into the bread.” He took it home and