Student Information - Summer 2021

The following information is provided to give you more information as you prepare for your time with us. Information about Summer 2021 will be added as it is available. Please call 603.357.3755 or email cynthia@sophiashearth.org if you have any questions. We are here to help!

Schedules - Now Posted
Click on course to see schedule
the day will run from 8:00am - 5:30 EST
(7:00am-4:30pm CT, 6:00am-3:30pm MT, 5:00am -2:30PT)
with two breaks and a long lunch
.
Summer Assignments:

Introduction to Waldorf Early Childhood Education:

you will need to gather the following supplies:

  • Basic sewing kit –needles, pins, scissors, assorted color threads, embroidery floss

  • Needle felting kit –assorted felting needles, foam felting pad (available from Sophia’s Hearth $15.00 plus shipping, contact Cynthia@sophiashearth.org to order)

Child Development 1, Child Development 2, Birth-to Three and Birth-to-Seven Certificates Students:

Gather materials from home - see list here - be sure to read all pages and find the week(s) you will be attending.

Child Development One, Birth-to-Three and Birth-to Seven Certificates Week 1

June 21 - 25, 2021

Sensory Awareness Foundation Journal #14, Pikler Extracts *

Trust and Wonder by Eldbjorg Paulsen, WECAN books (available from the Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America)

*available at Sophia's Hearth (contact Cynthia if you want to order)

Articles from Sophia’s Hearth’s website (Resources>Articles):

 

Child Development Two, Birth-to-Three and Birth-to Seven Certificates Week 2

 

June 28 - July 2, 2021

 

Optional readings:

Peter Selg, Unbornness (available from Steiner Books)

The Child from Birth to Three in Waldorf Education and Childcare (WECAN)*

Daniel Udo de Haes, The Creative Word*