Midwest Waldorf Collaborative – Monday- Friday, July 2–6, 2018 – Da Vinci Waldorf School – Wauconda, IL


Midwest Waldorf Collaborative is a five-day intensive ​designed to provide collaboration and preparation for Waldorf class teachers—EC through 8th Grade.

Monday–Friday, July 2–6, 2018
Wauconda, IL
Director Kristine Fiskum, with Liz Gantner and Chris Kelly

A Midwest collaborative effort that will meet for a week this summer to connect teachers, board members, administrators and parents with expert leaders and Waldorf mentors.

Monday
July 2
Tuesday
July 3
Wednesday
July 4
Thursday
July 5
Friday
July 6
9:00 a.m. Morning Singing and Warmup
Elizabeth English
Da Vinci
Day
Morning Singing and Warmup
Elizabeth English
9:30 a.m. Temperaments
LG presents
Parent Work
CK leads forum
Classroom management
LG leads or presents
Teacher self eval
CK presents
10:30 a.m. Break, conversation Break, conversation
11:00 a.m.
G-specific
topics &
questions
LG
G 1-4
Chris E
Kristine
Bianca
Sarah W
CK
G 5-8
Karen
Katie
Barbara
Sarah D
LG
G 1-4
Chris E
Kristine
Bianca
Sarah W
CK
G 5-8
Karen
Katie
Barbara
Sarah D
LG
G 1-4
Chris E
Kristine
Bianca
Sarah W
CK
G 5-8
Karen
Katie
Barbara
Sarah D
LG
G 1-4
Chris E
Kristine
Bianca
Sarah W
CK
G 5-8
Karen
Katie
Barbara
Sarah D
12:30 p.m. Lunch, conversation Lunch, conversation
1:30 p.m. Four Bodies, Four
Parts of the ML
CK presents
Walk through the
Curriculum
CK leads forum
Main Lesson Books
across the Grades
CK leads forum
Breathing,
Communication
LG presents
2:30 p.m.
G-specific
topics &
questions
LG
G 1-4
CK
G 5-8
LG
G 1-4
CK
G 5-8
LG
G 1-4
CK
G 5-8
LG
G 1-4
CK
G 5-8
3:30 p.m. Movement, rod work
LG
Movement, rod work
LG
4:00 p.m. Closing Closing

Schedule includes:

● √ 4 half hours of new music,
flute practice, dancing for use
with students
● √ 4 half hours of movement ● √ 8 one-hour all-group
presentation and forum periods
for ped/anthr topics
● √ 10 hours G-specific support
and forum tailored to colleague
needs