Media and Young Children

  Our early-childhood teachers are offering a parent evening on Wednesday, September 20, from 6:00-7:00 p.m. They’ll be discussing the effects of media on young children, and how to work with this as a family. Here is a brief video on the subject, shared by the...

Tea and Puppets

Ashwood Waldorf School is hosting a puppet play and tea party for children 18 months-6 yrs. old with an adult in the Rosewood Early-Childhood Center on the campus at 180 Park St. in Rockport on Friday, July 22, at 10:00 a.m. Join teacher Beth Lunt, who will share the...

“Screenagers” Film Premiere

Ashwood Waldorf School is hosting a new documentary film at the Rockport Opera House on Thursday, April 14, at 5:00 p.m. The film showing is free, and everyone is warmly invited. “Screenagers” is a personal look at how families are coping with kids and screen time and...

Summer Camps at Ashwood in 2016

Ashwood will offer four weeks of summer camps in 2016: Jump for Joy! July 11-15 * 9:00-3:00 * For children entering grades 1-4 * $200 Ultimate Frisbee and Archery July 18-22 * 9:00-3:00 * For children entering grades 4-8 * $200 La Cuisine Française July 25-29 *...

Let’s Play! Puppets & More.

“The ability to play is one of the principal criteria of mental health.” (Ashley Montagu.) Play enhances language development, social competence, creativity, imagination, and thinking skills, as well as perceptual-motor abilities, in infants and young...