EDC 559A: Waldorf Curriculum Prep II - Gr 5-8

Synonym:

81375 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Arthur Auer

Credits:

2

Seats:

18

Semester:

Spring 2012

Meeting Schedule:

Fridays 1/20 - 4/13 (1:15PM-3:59PM)
Fridays 4/27 - 5/4 (1:15PM-3:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Curriculum & Instruction
Required of and restricted to Waldorf Year-Round students; others by written permission of Program Director provided to the Registrar’s Office via Antioch email.

Waldorf Curriculum in grades 1-8 is based on a highly articulated view of the course of human development, both within the individual and over the history of mankind. This course will focus on grades 5-8. It will cover what is taught in these grades, why the Waldorf Curriculum meets the child in an appropriate way and how the teacher can best present the curriculum to the class. Classes will consist of overall curriculum presentations and of specific material presented by the students.