Collected by Heather Thomas
Catalog Number B76 – Hardcover 350 pages
Waldorf teachers have told us that this is one of their most cherished and often used books.
An invaluable collection of poetry arranged by age of the child; from 6 to 14. Selections provide support for lessons from botany and physics to history and astronomy. The poems encompass a wide variety of moods from gratitude and wonder at the natural world to courage and heroism of individuals pitted against the odds; and range from ancient Egypt to modern times. Many well known poets are represented as well as the refreshingly unfamiliar. Sections on alliterative verse, riddles, tongue-twisters, action verses and the seasons of the year. A resource book to treasure, it will awaken a love of poetry in both young and old.