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Lazure Workshop a Grand Success

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Children, parents, teachers, and staff were greeted at Back-to-School night by soft blushes of transparent color that had been newly painted/lazured on the walls of the Great Room during our Lazure Workshop with Robert Logsdon the last weekend in July.  At last we have walls worthy of the events in our hall that will take […]

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Families plant first biodynamic corn rows

Waldorf families plant biodynamic corn rows

Thank you Mr. Bob for leading the biodynamic corn planting project this week. Several families from Nevada Sage Waldorf School rolled up their sleeves to plant our first corn rows in front of the school. Thanks everyone for giving your love and attention to each planted seed…this fall’s harvest will be bountiful and sweet for […]

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Cob Oven Project

Waldorf grades students construct cob oven and celebrates with a pizza party.

The grades students began constructing a cob oven last fall with careful guidance from our talented Waldorf parents. Today the grades students launched their cob oven with a special pizza throw-down with Mark Estee, Waldorf parent and local chef. The students enjoyed a brief history lesson of the origins of pizza by Mr. Mark then […]

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Grade School Cheese Making

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The 2nd & 3rd grades classes were blessed to have Letitia (Ulie and Oscar’s mom) come to their class and share with them the process of making cheese. The kids enjoyed getting gloves on and squeezing and playing with the mixture and then adding salt. Our community sends out a huge thank you to Letitia […]

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Observations from Kindergarten

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“Ms. Olga, what’s the day today?” –Most often this is a first question of a day – “It’s a rice day today,” can be my answer. The first children to arrive fold towels dried on the rack from the day before and get them ready for others. It is an early birds privilege. After that […]

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St. Nicholas Brings Joy and Wonder

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This morning the children welcomed a very special visitor into their classrooms. After a long but smooth journey, St. Nicholas arrived from Europe bearing magical stories from his golden book along with delicious oranges and golden walnuts to share with all the happy girls and boys. Thank you St. Nicholas for sprinkling joy and wonder […]

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Salsa Sales Donated to Sevina’s Family

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On Friday during class, the Second and Third Graders were working on cards to include in the care package being put together for Sevina’s family. (Sevina’s dad is in critical condition after suffering an aneurysm.) As we spoke about other items to include in the package, one of the children proposed that “we give our […]

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Lazure Workshop

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Pam Whitman from California held a two-day Lazure Workshop at our new school to instruct NSWS volunteers on the art of lazuring. It was an informative and productive weekend. Lazuring has been completed in two early childhood rooms. Thank you to all who could attend this enriching workshop. Special thanks to Patricia Fenkell for arranging […]

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