Lower Grades Enrichment Program (Grades 1 to 5)

handworkStudents in the lower grades will benefit from participating in many of the Special Subjects that are part of a Waldorf curriculum including:

  • Handwork
  • Music
  • Art
  • Games
  • Spanish
  • Nature-based activities
  • Seasonal Festivals
  • Field Trips

Daily Schedules

Grades 1-2 Schedule

9:00 – 9:20 a.m.      Opening Circle Time

9:20 – 10:20 a.m.     Music

10:20 – 10:40 a.m.   Outside Movement

10:40 – 11:40 a.m.    Handwork

11:40 – 12:40 p.m.    Spanish

12:40 – 1:10 p.m.      Lunch and Recess

1:10 – 3:30 p.m.        Activity Blocks

3:30 p.m.                    School is adjourned

Grades 3-5 Schedule

9:00 – 9:20 a.m.       Opening Circle Time

9:20 – 10:20 a.m.     Handwork

10:20 – 10:40 a.m.   Outside Movement

10:40 – 11:40 a.m.    Spanish

11:40 – 12:40 p.m.    Music

12:40 – 1:10 p.m.      Lunch and Recess

1:10 – 3:30 p.m.       Activity Blocks

3:30 p.m.                   School is adjourned

 

Activity Blocks may include:

  • Games
  • Nature walks
  • Yoga
  • Dancing
  • Painting
  • Bees Wax Sculpting
  • Drama and Plays
  • Stories and puppets
  • Eurythmy

 

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Field Trips

In addition to the classroom enrichment, there will be five field trips to various places to engage children in outdoor pursuits and Colorado history.

Examples include:

  • Denver Puppet Theater
  • Botanic Gardens