Third Grade
As children turn nine, they begin to see the world differently.  No longer are they content to be a part of life without doubts and questions.  Before this time, children fundamentally experienced little separation between themselves and their environment.  As this new consciousness develops, they suddenly begin to realize that they are individuals.  Parents may notice their children becoming more critical and questioning everything.

To guide the child’s awakening to this “real” world, meet his or her need to be active, and build confidence, the curriculum provides opportunities for practical work and the study of farming, gardening, food preparation, house building, and clothing.  Experiences may include baking, maple syrup making and a weeklong visit to a working farm.  In addition to building their grade-appropriate academic skills, the students also learn about many different dwellings that people have built over the course of time and in different parts of the world, and build their own small house replicas in class.
Aurora Waldorf - Development Grade By Grade j
Development by Grade:   
1st 2nd 3rd 4th
5th 6th 7th 8th
AWS at the

April 28
6:30 - 11:00pm
tickets available

Tea & Play
1pm-2pm on the
following Mondays:
Jan. 23, Feb. 27 or Mar 27
For 0-6 yrs and their parents
Experience Waldorf
9am-10:30am on
May 9, 2017
Screenagers Movie
Mon. May 14
at 6:15 pm
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Aurora Waldorf School
Parent-Toddler through Grade 8
525 West Falls Road, West Falls, NY 14170
Phone: (716) 655-2029     Fax: (716) 655-3265