Resources

Our top recommendations for everything from Books to rain gear to toys.

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Books

You Are Your Child's First Teacher - Rahima Baldwin Dancy

You Are Your Child's First Teacher - Rahima Baldwin Dancy

The Soul of Discipline - Kim John Payne, M. Ed.

The Soul of Discipline - Kim John Payne, M. Ed.

Braiding Sweetgrass - Robin Wall Kimmerer

Braiding Sweetgrass - Robin Wall Kimmerer

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and LIsten so Kids Will Talk

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and LIsten so Kids Will Talk

Simplicity Parenting - Kim John Payne, M. Ed.

Simplicity Parenting - Kim John Payne, M. Ed.

The Hidden Life of Trees - Peter Wohlleben

The Hidden Life of Trees - Peter Wohlleben

Beyond the Rainbow Bridge - Barbara J. Patterson and Pamela Bradley

Beyond the Rainbow Bridge - Barbara J. Patterson and Pamela Bradley


clothes and gear

Check out our Getting Dressed series on the blog for even more recommendations and details.


Play


Home+Practical Work


Potty Learning


Personal Care


Articles

New York Times: Running Free in Germany's Outdoor Preschools

New York Times: Running Free in Germany's Outdoor Preschools

WECAN: Essentials of Waldorf Early Childhood Education - Susan Howard

WECAN: Essentials of Waldorf Early Childhood Education - Susan Howard

On Being: "The Universe is a Question" with Kevin Kelly

On Being: "The Universe is a Question" with Kevin Kelly

NPR: "Why Children Aren't Behaving, And What You Can Do About It"

NPR: "Why Children Aren't Behaving, And What You Can Do About It"