Knitting Together

Knitting Together

Every year around this time, we have the great pleasure of witnessing one of the sweetest exchanges of education a Waldorf school has: the week where the eighth graders teach their first grade buddies to knit. We talked to Grades Handwork teacher Ms. Mariama about...
Alumni Maker Showcases Micaceous Clay Cookware

Alumni Maker Showcases Micaceous Clay Cookware

Please join us for a special pottery event on November 25, from 1-4pm at the GBH Studio, 3359 NE 72nd Ave. PWS alum Orion Shannon O’Brien Langdon ’07 will be bringing his micaceous clay cookware from Northern New Mexico for a show and tasting. He makes...
Wish, Wonder, and Surprise: Poetry in Grade 7

Wish, Wonder, and Surprise: Poetry in Grade 7

“You Reading This, Be Ready” Starting here, what do you want to remember? How sunlight creeps along a shining floor? What scent of old wood hovers, what softened sound from outside fills the air? Will you ever bring a better gift for the world than the breathing...
Smiles and Sunshine on Campus

Smiles and Sunshine on Campus

This first month of school here at Portland Waldorf School has been filled with lots of smiles and sunshine.  After preparing for the students’ return all summer, it’s always so wonderful to feel their joyful energy fill the campus again. We are so lucky...