WECAN (Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America)

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The Child from Birth to Three in Waldorf Education and Child Care

The Child from Birth to Three in Waldorf Education and Child Care

Edited by Rainer Patzlaff and Susan Howard; Translated by Margot M. Saar
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A clear and succinct summary of the anthroposophical view of child development from... Read more

Christmas

Christmas

Edited by Helmut von Kügelgen
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A collection of thoughts and reflections by Rudolf Steiner on the festival of Christmas. A resource for Steiner-Waldorf teachers.... Read more

Cradle of a Healthy Life: Early Childhood and the Whole of Life

Cradle of a Healthy Life: Early Childhood and the Whole of Life

Johanna Steegmans and Gerald Karnow
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Perspectives from two anthroposophic doctors on helping young children develop a healthy relationship with their bodies.... Read more

Creating a Home for Body, Soul, and Spirit: A New Approach to Childcare

Creating a Home for Body, Soul, and Spirit: A New Approach to Childcare

Bernadette Raichle
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A comprehensive guide to planning and running an anthroposophical kindergarten.... Read more

Creating Connections: Perspectives on Parent-and-Child Work in Waldorf Early Childhood Education

Creating Connections: Perspectives on Parent-and-Child Work in Waldorf Early Childhood Education

Edited by Kimberley Lewis and Susan Weber
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Explores all aspects of parent-and-child work, including perspectives from educator... Read more

The Creative Word: Language and Storytelling in Early Childhood

The Creative Word: Language and Storytelling in Early Childhood

Daniel Udo de Haes; Translated by Simon and Paulamaria Blaxland de Lange
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Guidance and wisdom on how to aid toddlers as they transition from wordless communica... Read more

Dancing Hand, Trotting Pony: Hand Gesture Games, Songs and Movement Games for Children in Kindergarten and the Lower Grades

Dancing Hand, Trotting Pony: Hand Gesture Games, Songs and Movement Games for Children in Kindergarten and the Lower Grades

Wilma Ellersiek; Translated by Lyn and Kundry Willwerth
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A lovely collection of games based on move... Read more

A Day Full of Song: Companion CD

A Day Full of Song: Companion CD

Karen Lonsky
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An audio CD of 42 songs from the book 'A Day Full of Song', for use in kindergartens.... Read more

A Day Full of Song: Work Songs from a Waldorf Kindergarten

A Day Full of Song: Work Songs from a Waldorf Kindergarten

Karen Lonsky; Illustrated by Victoria Sander
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42 original songs in the mood of the fifth, created for a range of activities in the kindergarten day.... Read more

The Developing Child: the First Seven Years

The Developing Child: the First Seven Years

Edited by Susan Howard
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A collection of articles covering the fundamental stages of development from birth to seven.... Read more

Easter

Easter

Edited by Helmut von Kügelgen
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A collection of thoughts and reflections by Rudolf Steiner on the festival of Easter. A Steiner-Waldorf teacher resource.... Read more

First Grade Readiness: Resources, Insights and Tools for Waldorf Educators

First Grade Readiness: Resources, Insights and Tools for Waldorf Educators

Edited by Nancy Blanning
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A collection of essential research and resources to help educators prepare children for starting school.... Read more

First Steps In Natural Dyeing

First Steps In Natural Dyeing

Joan Almon
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Recipes and resources for colouring fabric with plant dyes.... Read more

24 delightful stories from the corners of the globe, along with ... Read more

From Kindergarten into the Grades: Insights from Rudolf Steiner

From Kindergarten into the Grades: Insights from Rudolf Steiner

Edited by Ruth Ker
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Helps parents and teachers understand Steiner's words on the transition from kindergarten to school, giving context to this challenging tim... Read more

Gesture Games for Autumn and Winter: Hand Gesture, Song and Movement Games for Children in Kindergarten and the Lower Grades

Gesture Games for Autumn and Winter: Hand Gesture, Song and Movement Games for Children in Kindergarten and the Lower Grades

Wilma Ellersiek; Translated by Lyn and Kundry Willwerth
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A second volume of Wilma Ellersiek's wond... Read more

Gesture Games for Spring and Summer: Hand Gesture Games, Songs and Movement Games for Children in Kindergarten and the Lower Grades

Gesture Games for Spring and Summer: Hand Gesture Games, Songs and Movement Games for Children in Kindergarten and the Lower Grades

Wilma Ellersiek; Translated by Lyn and Kundry Willwerth
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The first volume of Wilma Ellersie... Read more

Gesture Games for Spring and Summer, Autumn and Winter: A Learning CD

Gesture Games for Spring and Summer, Autumn and Winter: A Learning CD

Wilma Ellersiek; Connie Manson; Ilian Willwerth
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A learning CD of the songs from the two Gesture Games song books.... Read more

Giving Love, Bringing Joy: A Learning CD

Giving Love, Bringing Joy: A Learning CD

Wilma Ellersiek; Connie Mansion
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A companion CD to the song book Giving Love, Bringing Joy.... Read more

Giving Love, Bringing Joy: Hand Gesture Games and Lullabies in the Mood of the Fifth, for Children Between Birth and Nine

Giving Love, Bringing Joy: Hand Gesture Games and Lullabies in the Mood of the Fifth, for Children Between Birth and Nine

Wilma Ellersiek; Translated by Lyn and Kundry Willwerth
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Gentle, loving games and songs that incorpor... Read more

The Journey of the 'I' into Life: A Final Destination or a Path Towards Freedom?

The Journey of the 'I' into Life: A Final Destination or a Path Towards Freedom?

Edited by Nancy Blanning
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A collection of keynote presentations from the 2012 International Waldorf Early Childhood conference.... Read more

Let's Dance and Sing: Rhythmic Games for the Early Childhood Years

Let's Dance and Sing: Rhythmic Games for the Early Childhood Years

Freya Jaffke; Translated by Nina Kuettel
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A concise but rich introduction to the role of movement and singing in the Waldorf kindergarten.... Read more

A treasury of verses, finger games, stories, and plays for puppets and marionett... Read more

Love

Love

Edited by Helmut von Kügelgen
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A collection of thoughts and reflections by Rudolf Steiner on the subject of love. A Steiner-Waldorf teacher resource.... Read more

Love as the Source of Education: The Life Work of Helmut von Kügelgen

Love as the Source of Education: The Life Work of Helmut von Kügelgen

Helmut von Kügelgen; Edited by Susan Howard
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A collection of Kügelgen's articles, lectures and essays on early years education, to celebra... Read more

Mentoring in Waldorf Early Childhood Education

Mentoring in Waldorf Early Childhood Education

Edited by Nancy Foster
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A comprehensive guide to mentoring, a process of mutual learning between early childhood teachers.... Read more

Merrily We Sing: Original Songs in the Mood of the Fifth

Merrily We Sing: Original Songs in the Mood of the Fifth

Ilian Willwerth
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A useful book of songs and music, using the pentatonic scale, for kindergarten teachers.... Read more

A treasury of songs, stories, verses and games for use with young children, especially as part of a eurythmy lesson.... Read more

Nokken: A Garden for Children: A Danish Approach to Waldorf-based Child Care

Nokken: A Garden for Children: A Danish Approach to Waldorf-based Child Care

Helle Heckmann
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Helle Heckmann describes a delightful Danish Waldorf childcare facility for children ages 1-7.... Read more

A comprehensive how-to guide for anyone interested in beginning a parent/child program in a Steiner-Waldorf context.... Read more

On the Play of the Child: Indications by Rudolf Steiner for Working with Young Children

On the Play of the Child: Indications by Rudolf Steiner for Working with Young Children

Edited by Freya Jaffke; Translated by Jan-Kees Saltet
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A compilation of Rudolf Steiner's words on the subject of children's play. An es... Read more

Play with Us!: Social Games for Young Children

Play with Us!: Social Games for Young Children

Freya Jaffke; Translated by Nina Kuettel
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A concise but rich collection of games for indoors and outdoors which will be invaluable to any early-years educator.... Read more

Professional Review and Evaluation in Waldorf Early Childhood Education

Professional Review and Evaluation in Waldorf Early Childhood Education

Holly Koteen-Soulé
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Time-tested advice and encouragement for early years centres wishing to implement or strengthen their professional evaluatio... Read more

Saint Martin: Between Michaelmas and the Holy Nights

Saint Martin: Between Michaelmas and the Holy Nights

Michael Martin
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A study of Saint Martin, his life, legend, historical and esoteric significance, and suggestions for new directions for festival celebrations.... Read more

School Readiness Today: A Report from the Pedagogical Section of the Goetheanum

School Readiness Today: A Report from the Pedagogical Section of the Goetheanum

Edited by Nancy Blanning; Translated by Margot M. Saar
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Offers valuable insights into discerning school readiness, with concrete examples.... Read more

The Seasonal Festivals in Early Childhood: Seeking the Universally Human

The Seasonal Festivals in Early Childhood: Seeking the Universally Human

Edited by Nancy Foster
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A collection of articles, stories, songs, circle games and puppet plays which offer thoughtful reflections on the cycle of the... Read more

Seeking the Spirit: Whitsun Inspiration for Individuals and Communities

Seeking the Spirit: Whitsun Inspiration for Individuals and Communities

Edited by Helmut von Kügelgen
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A collection of thoughts and reflections by Rudolf Steiner on festival of Whitsun. A resource for Steiner-Waldorf t... Read more

The Seven Life Processes: Understanding and Supporting Them in Home, Kindergarten and School

The Seven Life Processes: Understanding and Supporting Them in Home, Kindergarten and School

Philipp Gelitz and Almuth Strehlow; Translated by Nina Kuettel
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Identifies and explores the seven physiological life processes and... Read more

Sexual Abuse Of Children: Understanding, Prevention, and Treatment

Sexual Abuse Of Children: Understanding, Prevention, and Treatment

Michaela Glöckler
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A short but insightful booklet tackling a difficult but important issue.... Read more

The Singing, Playing Kindergarten

The Singing, Playing Kindergarten

Daniel Udo de Haes; Translated by Barbara Mees
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Explores seemingly simple singing and gesture games in depth, considering their significance for a healthy childhood awakening.... Read more

Spiritual Insights

Spiritual Insights

Edited by Helmut von Kügelgen
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A collection of thoughts and reflections by Rudolf Steiner on spiritual issues. A resource for Steiner-Waldorf teachers.... Read more

Supporting Self-directed Play in Steiner-Waldorf Early Childhood Education

Supporting Self-directed Play in Steiner-Waldorf Early Childhood Education

Renate Long-Breipohl
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A important overview on the importance of children's play, and types of self-directed play.... Read more

Tell Me A Story: Stories from the Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America

Tell Me A Story: Stories from the Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America

Edited by Louise deForest; Illustrated by Deborah Grieder and Jo Valens
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A collection of favourite stories, old and new, especially sele... Read more

Toy Making: Simple Playthings to Make for Children

Toy Making: Simple Playthings to Make for Children

Gun Lee Blue
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A fully illustrated guide to making beautiful toys and playthings for children. Includes colour photographs and black and white patterns.... Read more

Trust and Wonder: A Waldorf Approach to Caring for Infants and Toddlers

Trust and Wonder: A Waldorf Approach to Caring for Infants and Toddlers

Eldbjorg Gjessing Paulsen
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An kindergarten teacher shares her extensive experience of integrating children under 3 into a Waldorf kindergarten.... Read more

Waldorf Early Childhood Education: An Introductory Reader

Waldorf Early Childhood Education: An Introductory Reader

Edited by Shannon Honigblum
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An insightful collection of essays on a wide range of topics within early years education.... Read more

Walking with Our Children: Parenting as Companion and Guide

Walking with Our Children: Parenting as Companion and Guide

Nancy Blanning
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A collection of articles by Nancy Blanning for parents on how to successfully bring Waldorf ideas and practices into a home with young children.... Read more

A Warm and Gentle Welcome: Nurturing Children from Birth to Age Three

A Warm and Gentle Welcome: Nurturing Children from Birth to Age Three

Edited by Trice Atchison and Margaret Ris
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An essential compilation of articles on the vital years between birth and three in relation to professional Wa... Read more

What is a Waldorf Kindergarten?

What is a Waldorf Kindergarten?

Edited by Sharifa Oppenheimer; Foreword by Joan Almon
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An in-depth look at Waldorf kindergartens, from the essentials that underpin them to the practicalities of the daily routine.... Read more

Working with the Angels: The Young Child and the Spiritual World

Working with the Angels: The Young Child and the Spiritual World

Edited by Susan Howard
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A collection of articles about finding a connection to the spiritual world as a help to our work with young children.... Read more

Working with the Dead

Working with the Dead

Edited by Helmut von Kügelgen
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A collection of thoughts and reflections by Rudolf Steiner on death and those who have died. A resource for Steiner-Waldorf teachers.... Read more

A Year in the Woods: Reflections on Leading an Outdoor Parent-and-Child Group

A Year in the Woods: Reflections on Leading an Outdoor Parent-and-Child Group

Margaret Madeline Loescher
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Reflective, inspirational chronicle on a year spent leading an outdoor parent-and-child group in England.... Read more

You're Not The Boss of Me!: Understanding the Six/Seven-Year-Old Transformation

You're Not The Boss of Me!: Understanding the Six/Seven-Year-Old Transformation

Edited by Ruth Ker
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A multitude of resources and insights to help parents and teachers of six- and seven-year-old children.... Read more

The Young Child in the World Today

The Young Child in the World Today

Edited by Susan Howard
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A collection of articles on helping the young child meet the challenges of today's world.... Read more

Same Light, Many Candles: Working with Vulnerable Children and Mothers within Toxically Stressed Communities

Same Light, Many Candles: Working with Vulnerable Children and Mothers within Toxically Stressed Communities

Carol Cole
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The remarkable story of a project which helped to turn around the lives of over one hundred mothers an... Read more

Singing and Speaking the Child Into Life: Songs, Verses and Rhythmic Games for the Child in the First Three Years

Singing and Speaking the Child Into Life: Songs, Verses and Rhythmic Games for the Child in the First Three Years

Susan Weber, Nancy Macalaster and Jane Swain
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A wonderful collection of songs, verses and games for parents, ... Read more

The World of Fairy Tales

The World of Fairy Tales

Daniel Udo de Haes; Translated by Barbara Mees
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A comprehensive look at the use of fairy tales in kindergartens, offering insight and advice to early years educators.... Read more

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